About the Festival
SIFF is a live film festival, headquartered in BERLIN, Germany.
We are happy to announce that the festival takes place in
Berlin, Germany and Moscow, Russian Federation.
Films are eligible to be screened in both cities.
The Nominees and Winners will be announced at the end of each season on our website.
The Official Selections will be shown at the LIVE SCREENINGS,
we organize each year in Berlin/Moscow.
In the yearly competition are given the BEST OF YEAR AWARDS.
Next yearly organization is due to take place in Summer, 2021.
The films will be screened at the Arsenal Berlin cinema theatre (cinemahall 2).
The Sunlight International Film Festival will showcase at least 50 films.
Out of the official selections, an international jury will select one winner in each category.
The festivities will culminate in the announcement of the winners of the
SIFF 2020 at the Awards Ceremony at the Arsenal Berlin cinema theatre (cinemahall 1).
Best Films will receive the SIFF Trophy.
In addition, Special Jury Prizes and prizes from our sponsors
will be awarded to several standout films and screenplays at the discretion of the Jury.
The Sunlight International Film Festival is an IMDB eligible film festival.
This means that all selections and awards can be added to your IMDB film listing.
Sunlight International Film Festival shows an amazing mix of short and feature length films, the best independent films on the festival circuit, before they come to cinema.
We screening films from all over the world and honoring emerging filmmakers from every age, religious, ethnic and cultural perspective.
Our mission is to bring worthy filmmakers to a wider attention,
and to provide a platform for appreciative and informed discussion of their work.
The Sunlight International Film Festival attempts to cultivate spaces for independent filmmakers to create and display their stories without commercial pressure, in order to discover and celebrate extraordinary films and develop independent filmmaking.
The Sunlight International Film Festival strives to set a standard for excellence in recognizing the important work of emerging talent and masters of the cinema craft.
The exchange of ideas is moving progress
Master classes. Informal communication. After-Show-Parties.
IMPRESSIVE LIST OF MORE THAN
FILMS IN 2 YEARS
5 MASTER CLASSES
MORE THAN 2000
FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD