animago AWARD 2017: Submission Deadline extended to June 19th

The submission deadline for the international competition of the animago AWARD 2017 has been extended until Monday, June 19th. Creative experts from all over the world are able to submit their works on 3D animation, VFX or Design in eleven categories in all disciplines of CGI at The participation is free of charge.  

The award ceremony will take place at Munich’s Gasteig on 7/8th September. The animago AWARD and CONFERENCE is an award ceremony, symposium and exhibition with a focus on animation, visual effects, virtual and augmented reality and design. The submitted works will be spotted and evaluated by an independent expert jury.

For further information about the animago AWARD and Conference please click here.


FFF Bayern @ Cannes 2017

The 70th Festival de Cannes takes part from 17th to 28th of May 2017. The FFF Bayern and the FFF Film Commission organize the following events:

Business Lunch (invitation only)

At the FFF Business Lunch on May 21st, the participants of this years’ renowned producers network ACE are going to take part as well as European Co-producers that have been funded by FFF Bayern. On the guest list are numerous experts of the European film industry.

Focus Germany

The FFF Bayern is also part of the Focus Germany booth at the German Pavillion during the festival. You can find us there on booth #125.

German Film Commissions Get Together: 19th of May (invitation only)

Focus Germany Coproduction Breakfast:  21st of May (invitation only)

Global Film Commissions Reception: 22nd of May (invitation only)

EuFCN Membership Meeting: 23rd of May (invitation only)

For further information about the festival please click here.


DOK.fest Munich 2017

157 films from 45 countries. From May 3 – 14, the international DOK.fest Munich will take place. The film Dream Empire by David Borenstein will open the 32. DOK.fest Munich at Deutsches Theater. The director as well as the protagonist Yana will appear as guests at the opening ceremony.

Opening Ceremony
Wed, 03.May 2017, 8pm
Deutsches Theater

Tickets are available from now on at Deutsches Theater.

The FFF Bayern is represented at the festival with several funded films. As soon as the programme is online, we will inform you about the funded productions that are being shown at the festival.

With a reception on invitation only, the FFF Bayern will open the on May 5. The shows the most exciting concepts for documentary film, composition, series, webdoc, VR and interactive media and offers several events and workshops for filmmakers.

For more information about the festival, please click here.