Submit to the Dutch Film Festival!

27 06 2014

Submit to the Dutch Film Festival!

Registration for the NFF Student Competition of the 34th edition of the Netherlands Film Festival (NFF) is open! Students of Dutch film and art academies that graduate this year can register their graduation film. The NFF is a great opportunity for the big audience to see this year’s graduation films on the big screen.

Notice that last year’s graduation films can be registered as well, as long as the film was completed after july 1st 2013 and has not previously been seen by our selection committee.


Submitted films are eligible for three different awards: the Tuschinski Award for best graduation film, Dioraphte Award for a remarkable achievement, and the Netherlands Film Producers Award for the best producer of this year. For all three awards a reward of € 5.000,- can be won.

Deadline for registering NFF Student Competition: 1 juli 2014
Only films and completed register forms that have been submitted before the first of July 2014, including all the required attachments and DVD’s, will be accepted.

Important dates
1 July 2014 - Deadline registering NFF Student Competition
Beginning of August 2014 - Announcement selection NFF Student Competition
End of August 2014 - Announcing the program
24 September until 3 October 2014 - The Netherlands Film Festival
28 September - NFF Student Awards

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