Open Call for Entries 2024

Submission Deadline: 18 December 2023

DOK.fest Film Programme

For the 39th DOK.fest München we are looking for outstanding national and international documentary films with a length of 52 minutes or more. Read more


Student Award

The students of our partner film universities are invited to submit their films for the Student Award. Read more School Programme

For the school programme of our educational section we are looking for documentary films (10 to 30 minutes) that tell strong stories for and about children and young people (aged 6 to 19) in an artistic and creative way. Read more


Submission Deadline: 15 January 2024 Marketplace, DOK.archive & DOK.composition Awards

Every year the market for co-production co-creation of DOK.fest München offers around 45 selected project teams targeted matchmaking with partners from editorial, production, funding and distribution in pitching events, Roundtable sessions and One-to-One meetings. Filmmakers are now invited to submit their current projects. Read more



Submission Deadline: 1 February 2024

VFF Documentary Film Production Award

The VFF Documentary Film Production Award recognises the role of production in the creation of current cinema documentary film projects. We call on producers to submit their current films! Read more


German Documentary Film Music Award

The German Documentary Film Music Award recognises film compositions that combine with the documentary narrative in a special way. Read more Perspectives: – Award for New Narrative Formats

Young journalists, filmmakers, game designers and producers from German-speaking countries are invited to submit entries. We are looking for new digital narrative formats. Read more


Submission Deadline: 19 February 2024 Marketplace: DOK.talent Award

Students from our partner universities are invited to submit their current projects for the pitch competition of the DOK.talent Award 2024. Read more