Submissions for the ZEBRA Poetry Film Festival Münster|Berlin

The ZEBRA Poetry Film Festival Münster|Berlin 2018 is inviting entries for the competition for the best poetry film. Eligible for submission are short films based on poems. The prizes are endowed together with € 12.000. A programme commission is going to nominate the films for the festival and the competition.

The Festival is also inviting entries of films based on this year’s Festival poem, “Endless wall-to-wall carpet (of the VIP foyer)” by Ann Cotten. The directors of the three best films will be invited to Münster to meet the poet and have the opportunity to present and discuss their films. From the 1st of January 2018 you can find the poem together with a sound recording and various translations at

The closing date for entries for all competitions is the 1st May 2018 (date as postmark). All films submitted are automatically considered for all selection processes.

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The ZEBRA Poetry Film Festival Münster|Berlin is organized by the Filmwerkstatt Münster in cooperation with the Haus für Poesie.