ENTRY & AWARDS

BerIin Sci-fi FiImfest

Submissions for 2021 Season will close on 31st August 2021
All notifications to filmmakers will be made no later that 14th September 2021.

We look forward to seeing you at The Babylon Cinema, Berlin or at the virtual cinema via XERB.TV and thank everyone who has made this year possible.

To help filmmakers with there submission you may wish to have a look at this article especially produced by our Festival Director, Anthony Straeger, entitled: ESSENTIAL FILM FESTIVAL SUBMISSION INFORMATION

The TERMS & CONDITIONS for submissions can be found here: TERMS & CONDITIONS

2021 Festival Award

AWARDS

MAIN CATEGORIES
Best Feature (Min. 45 minutes) Award – NewBlueFX TotalFX 360 *
Best Drama Short (Max. 45 minutes) – Arc Studio Pro Award ***
Best Action Short (Max. 45 minutes) – Arc Studio Pro Award ***
Best Comedy Short (Max. 45 minutes) – Arc Studio Pro Award ***
Best Fan Film (Max. 50 minutes) – Arc Studio Pro Award ***
Best Animation (any length) – Arc Studio Pro Award ***
Best Experimental/Music (Max. 30 minutes) – Arc Studio Pro Award ***
Best Documentary/Factual (45 minutes) – Arc Studio Pro Award ***

Plus:

SPECIAL AWARDS
Outstanding German Contribution – RED GIANT COMPLETE **
Outstanding Student Film Award – RED GIANT COMPLETE **
Grand Jury Award – NewBlueFX TotalFX 360 *
Outstanding Film Award – NewBlueFX TotalFX 360 *

Plus:

OTHER AWARDS
Best Director – NewBlueFX TotalFX 360 *
Best VFX – NewBlueFX TotalFX 360 *
Best Script – Arc Studio Pro Award ***
Best Actor – Arc Studio Pro Award ***
Best Actress – Arc Studio Pro Award ***
Best Original Score

OUR AWARDS SPONSORS

* NEWBLUEFX:
TOTALFX 360 Unlocks over $4,200 worth of NewBlue video editing tools. 50+ Products. 177 Plugins. 1,500 Presets. Unlimited Possibilities with this 1-year subscription valued at $299.

** RED GIANT
RED GIANT COMPLETE gives you our Red Giant tools for filmmaking and motion graphics a 1-year subscription to the Red Giant Complete bundle is worth $600.

*** ARC STUDIO PRO
Have give 10 Annual subscription worth $99 per year to their professional features for screenwriters.

EXTRA AWARD
Sydney Science Fiction Festival an have offered Automatic Acceptance Award for one Short film.

All of the WINNERS will receive the prestigious Berlin Sci-fi Filmfest 3D print award. If you are unable to attend the award it will be sent to you. But, you must pay the shipping costs.

CERTIFICATES

info@berlinscif.comIf you would like a copy of your WINNERS CERTIFICATE, RUNNER-UP CERTIFICATE, SEMI-FINALIST CERTIFICATE or OFFICIALLY SELECTED CERTIFICATE, you can purchase a them and they can be sent as PDFs or posted as Prints.

HOW TO GET YOUR CERTIFICATE?
Easy. You can purchase them by paying via PAYPAL
All you have to do is pay the appropriate fee to akvos@hotmail.co.uk.

Add the following information in the notes.

THE TITLE OF YOUR FILM
THE NAME ON THE CERTIFICATE
THE AWARDS (ie: Best Actress Semi-finalist)

This will ensure there are no spelling or processing mistakes. Also confirm your address if choosing a hard copy certificate.

2021 Certificate sample
PLEASE NOTE: The 2020 certificates will only be able from 15th November after awards announcement. If you have any doubt contact us at the festival email address info@berlinscifi.com

OPTIONS

OPTIONS
1. The Berlin Sci-fi FilmFest DIGITAL CERTIFICATE (JPG) Price: 10
Your certificate will be sent within 24 hours of ordering. Make sure we have the correct email to send it to.

If you use a different e-mail for PayPal and different for communication, or someone else purchased certificate for you, let us know. Email is at info@berlinscifi.com

2. The Berlin Sci-fi FilmFest HARD COPY CERTIFICATE Price 20 Your certificate will be sent to you within 24 hours of ordering and you should receive it within 10 days (depending on destination). Make sure we have the correct shipping address: Name, Address, Zip/Postcode, Country

2017 Presentations

Thank you,
The Berlin Sci-fi Team