Short Film Submissions for LUCAS #44
SUBMIT NOW! Enter your short film from Feb 22nd until May 3rd, 2021 for the short film competitions 8+ and 13+ via FilmFreeway or Festhome.
The 44th edition of LUCAS – International Festival for Young Film Lovers will take place from September 30th – October 7th, 2020 in Frankfurt and the Rhein-Main region.
LUCAS presents up to date, international films for young audiences. Outstanding fiction-, documentary-, animation- and experimental films are part of the five LUCAS competitions. 21 feature films, as well as a selection of short films, will compete for the LUCAS awards.
For the short film competition in the sections 8+ and 13+, we accept productions with a length of max. 30 minutes. In addition, the film has to have its German premiere at LUCAS.
Feature films have a minimum length of 60 minutes and have not yet been released in German cinemas. A selection committee visiting festivals and important industry meetings chooses the competition films for the sections 8+, 13+ and 16+ | Youngsters. Our main focus hereby lies not on premieres but on the highest level of quality. We accept submissions for the feature film competition only in exceptional cases.
Please read the regulations carefully before entering your short film for LUCAS #44 on FilmFreeway or Festhome until May 3rd, 2021. Please refer also to the custom entry forms and the rules listed on the platforms.