DOK Leipzig 29. Oktober – 4. November 2018
61. Internationales Leipziger Festival für Dokumentar- und Animationsfilm
DOK Leipzig 29 October – 4 November 2018
61st International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film
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Call for Entries for the 60th edition of DOK Leipzig starts today

From now on, documentaries, animated films and animated documentaries of all lengths as well as interactive works can be submitted to the 60th edition of DOK Leipzig. The festival is looking for strong artistic handwriting, intriguing points of view and works that bring their genres to the next level. The submitted film may be nominated for one of the festival’s six prestigious competitions and several special awards with a total prize money of up to 75,000 euros. Additionally, DOK Leipzig is a qualifying festival for both, the ACADEMY AWARDS© and the European Film Awards.

All films submitted until 05/05/2017 will receive a binding feedback on their selection status by end of June. The final entry deadline for films and for interactive works is 07/07/2017.

Eligible films for submission are from 2016 and 2017 and have not been screened publicly before 1 October 2016. Premieres might get priority.

The 60th edition of DOK Leipzig will take place from 30 October to 5 November 2017. DOK Leipzig is the world's oldest festival for documentary and animated films.


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