Film submissions

Thanks for your submissions!

The submission period for the 73rd IFFMH ended on 15 July 2024. Submissions for the 2025 edition will be possible from approximately May to July 2025. The precise regulations will be announced at the beginning of 2025. See you next year!

We’re generally looking for:

  • first and second fictional feature films intended for theatrical release (documentaries cannot be submitted)
  • with a runtime of at least 61 minutes (short films cannot be submitted)
  • that have not yet been shown publicly in Germany
  • whose world premiere has not yet taken place or has taken place after mid-September of the previous year
  • that have never been submitted to the IFFMH (re-submissions are not possible)


Philipp SchwarzProgramming & Acquisitions+49 621 - 489 262-33