Primary Category
29 11 > 03 12 2017
HUNGARY
BUDAPEST
Anilogue is a yearly festival dedicated to bringing the most exciting examples of animation production to cinema screens in Budapest.
Animation

Anima

The Brussels Animation Film Festival

24 02 > 05 03 2017
BELGIUM
BRUSSELS
The Anima festival explores the diversity of animation, from new film to retrospective programmes, through conferences and meetings with professionals.
Animation / Children/Youth / Shorts

Animateka International Animated Film Festival

04 > 10 12 2017
SLOVENIA
LJUBLJANA
The Animateka International Animated Film Festival targets a general audience with up to 400 films from 35 countries. The festival explores the diversity of the animated film - from contemporary production to ...
17 11 > 03 12 2017
ESTONIA
TALLINN
The Black Nights Film Festival has over the years grown into one of the main cultural events of the year in Tallinn, Tartu and other Estonian towns. During a two-week ...
Global / Animation / Children/Youth / Shorts / Documentary

Braunschweig International Film Festival

17 > 22 10 2017
GERMANY
BRAUNSCHWEIG
Braunschweig International Film Festival focuses on young European cinema and film music. This audience festival presents ca. 300 films of all genres to an audience of 25,000. International premières, cinéma ...
Animation

Cinanima 17

International Animated Film Festival of Espinho

06 > 12 11 2017
PORTUGAL
ESPINHO
CINANIMA is an animation film festival organised by NASCENTE – Cooperative Society with Cultural Purposes, and by the Espinho City Hall. Ever since its first edition, back in 1976, it has been ...
Global / Children/Youth

Cinekid Festival

Cinekid, the international film, television and new media festival for children and young people

21 > 27 10 2017
NETHERLANDS
AMSTERDAM
Every year more than 50,000 children aged 3-14 have the opportunity to experience over 500 carefully selected productions. The festival includes feature films, children’s documentaries, short films, animations, television series, cross-media ...
Global / Documentary / Shorts / Animation / Children/Youth

CPH:PIX/BUSTER

28 09 > 11 10 2017
DENMARK
COPENHAGEN
The history of CPH PIX and BUSTER goes back 8 and 16 years respectively. But the new version of CPH PIX, which premiered in 2016, is modelled after the Berlinale and it’s ...
19 > 29 10 2017
PORTUGAL
LISBON
Taking place in October in Lisbon, Doclisboa aims to rethink the documentary across its respective implications and potential, seeking to show films that may make it easier to understand the ...
Shorts / Children/Youth / Documentary / Animation

Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival

Encounters Festival

19 > 24 09 2017
UNITED KINGDOM
BRISTOL
The Encounters Festival is the UK’s leading short film and animation festival, and annual meeting place for filmmakers and industry professionals.  Encounters is the leading UK gateway to ...
Global / Animation / Documentary / Children/Youth

European Film Forum Scanorama

09 > 26 11 2017
LITHUANIA
VILNIUS
European Film Forum Scanorama is a festival that takes place every year in November in Lithuania's four largest towns, providing some of the most distinctive cultural events of the autumn ...
Animation / Shorts

Fest Anča

International Animation Festival

29 06 > 02 07 2017
SLOVAKIA
ZILINA
Since 2008, the International animation festival Fest Anča has been drawing young audiences to Žilina, an industrial city in the north-west of Slovakia. Devoted to exhibition and promotion of animated ...
16 > 23 12 2017
FRANCE
LES ARCS
The Les Arcs European Film Festival was created in 2009 and has become, in six years, a major showcase for independent European cinema in France. The festival takes place every ...
29 06 2017 > 08 07 2018
FRANCE
LA ROCHELLE
La Rochelle International Film Festival aims to screen 250 films (140 features) to an audience of 80 000 over 11 days. More than four fifths of the films are European. A total of 25 European countries ...
Global / Documentary / Shorts

FIDLab

FIDMarseille

11 > 17 07 2017
FRANCE
MARSEILLE
FIDlab offers a meeting place for discussing film projects selected from all over the world, in order to offer film-makers an opportunity to make useful contacts and network with producers, ...
10 > 20 10 2017
BELGIUM
GHENT
Film Fest Gent is Belgium's most prominent annual film event.
Shorts / Animation / Shorts

Filmfest Dresden

International Short Film Festival

04 > 09 04 2017
GERMANY
DRESDEN
FILMFEST DRESDEN was founded in 1989 before the imminent collapse of the GDR and reunification of Germany. This short film festival focuses on short film in all its facets, and has ...
14 > 24 09 2017
FINLAND
HELSINKI
The Helsinki International Film Festival – Love & Anarchy is the largest film festival in Finland, known and loved for its high quality film programme and rich accompanying package of cinema-related events, ...
Global / Animation / Documentary / Shorts

IndieLisboa International Independent Film Festival

03 > 14 05 2017
PORTUGAL
LISBON
IndieLisboa targets the general public aged between 21 and 40 (and children aged between 3 and 14, the target audience of the IndieJunior section of the festival) showing up to 250 films from more than 40 ...
Global / Animation / Children/Youth / Documentary

Interfilm - International Short Film Festival Berlin/KUKI

20 > 26 11 2017
GERMANY
BERLIN
The interfilm festival targets a broad variety of attendeess with up to 600 films from 70 countries and explores the diversity of short films in all genres.
25 > 31 05 2017
MOLDOVA, CHISINAU
Coming soon
15 > 26 11 2017
NETHERLANDS
AMSTERDAM
The International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam offers an independent and inspiring meeting place for audiences and professionals to see a diverse and high-quality programme.
30 10 > 05 11 2017
GERMANY
LEIPZIG
The International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film, DOK Leipzig for short, is one of the biggest festivals worldwide for artistic documentary and animated films. In 2014, 368 films from 62 countries ...
Global / Animation / Documentary / Shorts / Film Music / Polish Film

Krakow Film Festival

Krakowski Festiwal Filmowy

28 04 > 04 06 2017
POLAND
KRAKOW
Coming soon
Global / Children/Youth / Shorts / Animation / Documentary

Leeds International Film Festival

LIFF

01 > 16 11 2017
UNITED KINGDOM
LEEDS
Leeds International Film Festival presents over 270 screenings and events citywide every November. More than 300 films are selected very year from across the world for LIFF's five main programme sections: Official ...
02 > 09 12 2017
BELGIUM
LEUVEN
Leuven International Short Film Festival (LISFF) is an annual Academy Award® Qualifying international short film festival, taking place in December. LISFF is an audience festival with a strong focus as ...
Global / Children/Youth / Shorts

Ljubljana International Film Festival

27th - LIFFE

08 > 19 11 2017
SLOVENIA
LJUBLJANA
Coming soon
Documentary / Shorts

MakeDox

Creative Documentary Festival

19 > 25 08 2017
FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA
Coming soon
01 > 05 11 2017
GERMANY
LUEBECK
The Nordic Film Days Lübeck, first presented by the Lübeck Film Club in 1956 and taken over by the Hanseatic City of Lübeck in 1971, has one of the ...
Global / Children/Youth / Documentary / Shorts

Reykjavík International Film Festival

RIFF

28 09 > 08 10 2017
ICELAND
REYKJAVIK
RIFF starts every year in late September and runs for eleven days. The festival shows a wide range of documentaries and feature films from over 40 countries. It highlights independent films ...
Global / Children/Youth / Shorts / Documentary

Sarajevo Film Festival

10 > 17 08 2017
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA
SARAJEVO
The Sarajevo Film Festival, launched 20 years ago, with the aim of inspiring and nourishing the film generations of tomorrow by fostering sustainable and creative growth of regional film industries, is ...
03 > 11 11 2017
SPAIN
SEVILLE
The Seville European Film Festival (SEFF) aims to promote and disseminate awareness of European filmmaking, and thus establish itself as an annual meeting place for European film talents, specialised journalists ...
30 10 > 05 11 2017
GREECE
THESSALONIKI
The Thessaloniki International Film Festival (TIFF) is the oldest and leading film festival in South-Eastern Europe, the annual showcase of Greek production and the Balkans’ primary and oldest festival for ...
Global / Global

Zagreb Film Festival

11 > 19 11 2017
SERBIA
ZAGREB
Zagreb Film Festival, named after its host city and the capital of Croatia, is held annually with the specific goal of presenting the most recent and interesting debutant auteur (first ...