Submissions for the ZEBRA Poetry Film Festival Münster|Berlin

From the 1st of February 2016 artists from all over the world can submit their contributions. A total of five prizes, among them two audience awards, are endowed together with 15 000 €. Eligible for submission are poetry films with a maximum length of 15 minutes that were finished after 1st of January 2013. Deadline for entries is the 1st of July 2016.

The international competition is the heart of the programme, which will be comprised of approximately 200 films in total. A programme commission consisting of film, poetry and media experts is going to nominate the films for the festival and the competition. An international jury will choose the winning films, which will also be shown by the Literaturwerkstatt Berlin/Haus für Poesie in Berlin.

The festival is also inviting entries of films based on this year's festival poem, »Orakel van een gevonden schoen« by Mustafa Stitou. 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. You will find the poem with a sound recording and various translations at

→ Entry rules and entry form (PDF)
→ Proforma invoice (PDF)

Please send entries including preview copy to:
Literaturwerkstatt Berlin/Haus für Poesie
ZEBRA Poetry Film Festival Münster | Berlin
Knaackstr. 97
10435 Berlin
Tel. +49–30–48 52 45 0
Fax +49–30–48 52 45 30