Weihnachtsfilmfestival at Festiwelt Berlinale Party 2017

By on 8. February 2017

Festiwelt, the network of Berlin film festivals, and Exberliner Magazine present their Berlinale Party at Ritter Butzke. After the live music performance by Itaca, DJ Walter Crasshole and Anxious G will rock the dancefloor. Ritter Butzke is located on the premises of the former Aqua Butzke Factory in Berlin’s central Kreuzberg district. Delicious catering will be provided by Chez Michel. Party guests can enjoy the new organic softdrink Coolonga which supports cultural projects with a share of its profits.

22 renowned Berlin film festivals will participate:
11mm – Fussballfilmfestival, achtung berlin – new berlin film award, AFRIKAMERA, Alfilm – Arab Film Festival Berlin, Around the World in 14 Films, Cinebrasil, COFFI Festival Berlin, Filmfestival ContraVision, Down Under Berlin, Französische Filmwoche Berlin, Genrenale, Going Underground, interfilm Berlin, Kiezkieken, KUKI Festival, One World Berlin Human Rights Film Festival, Russische Filmwoche Berlin, Spanisches Filmfest Berlin, Shebeen Flick, The Xposed International Queer Film Festival, Webfest Berlin, Weihnachtsfilmfestival and ZEBRA Poetry Film Festival Münster/Berlin.

Wednesday, February 15th at 9pm
Ritter Butzke – Ritterstrasse 26, 10969 Berlin

Here you find the Facebook event.

Audience Award 2016: TRAUSLĀ SIRDS / ALL MY DEAD

By on 27. December 2016

The Audience Award of Weihnachtsfilmfestival 2016 goes to: TRAUSLĀ SIRDS / ALL MY DEAD by Astra Zoldnere from Latvia. We sincerely congratulate on this outstanding short film which deals with the subject of being alone on Christmas in a very

We’re ready to go! Guests, Trailer and the full program

By on 22. December 2016

We’re ready to go! 6 features and 65 short films from over 25 different countries will show that Christmas is about more than just Santa Claus, Christmas trees, kitsch and consumption. It’s going to be a wild sleigh ride!  

We proudly present the 6 feature films of Weihnachtsfilmfestival 2016

By on 20. November 2016

We are very pleased to announce the 6 feature films in Germany’s first Weihnachtsfilmfestival (Christmas Film Festival) Berlin. And they couldn’t be more different! In our documentary film section, we accompany a passionate music collector in search of the perfect

The program selection is complete

By on 18. October 2016

It’s a wrap. 6 feature films and 65 short films made it into the official selection Weihnachtsfilmfestival (Christmas Film Festival). During November we will annonce the first titles of the program. Stay tuned and curious.

848 film submissions from 81 different countries

By on 3. October 2016

The Call for Entries is closed and brings us an awesome, early Christmas present: 848 films from 81 different countries were submitted. We sincerely thank all filmmakers who participated. There will be definitely no silent night!

4th Long Night of Berlin Film Festivals

By on 14. August 2016

Weihnachtsfilmfestival / Christmas Film Festival presents itself on Saturday 20/8/2016 5:15pm at the “4th Long Night of Berlin Film Festivals“. Astra Zoldnere’s short film “All My Dead / Trauslā sirds” will be shown.

Call for entries now open

By on 30. April 2016

From today on films can be submitted for the Weihnachtsfilmfestival. We are very excited about your christmassy contributions. All genres and lengths are welcome. We have a big heart especially for unconventional christmas films. Here you will find the film

Cinema Moviemento will be the venue

By on 1. April 2016

We are pleased to announce us the venue for the Weihnachtsfilmfestival. It will be Cinema Moviemento in Berlin. As Germany’s oldest cinema it celebrates a long tradition as well as Christmas does.

The idea is born

By on 27. June 2015

In the middle of summer the idea for the first Christmas Film Festival in Germany is born. A film festival for those who want to escape the Christmas rush or do not have their loved ones around and of course