Kino der Kunst 2020


Wednesday, 9 October 2019

Submission opens:
15 October 2019

Submission closes:
15 December 2019

Who may enter
The competition is open to visual artists from around the world.

KINO DER KUNST is a combination of film festival and art exhibition. The 2019 edition will take place in Munich, Germany, from Wednesday 22 to Sunday 26 April 2020. 

KINO DER KUNST is a worldwide unique combination of film festival and art exhibition that investigates the connection between visual art and cinema; its programmatic focus lies on how cinematographic artists approach fiction and narration. The international competition presents cinematic works in which artists apply formal innovation and a highly aesthetic visual language without losing sight of the serious issues of our time.

The theme of this edition is "Forbidden beauty".

The films may be of any length and must have been produced after January 1, 2017.

Entry fee
The competition is free to enter.

• Feature-Length Film Main Award: 10,000€
• Short Film Main Award: 10,000€
• Audience Award: 5,000€

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