We are happy to announce the 4th edition of BUZZ International Film Festival, running July 7th to 13th 2019 in Buzau, Romania.

BUZZ - Buzau International Film Festival, now on its fourth year running, is an annual international film festival dedicated to film makers from Europe, including Israel.
We love European films and we have become home to creative, powerful and entertaining stories so we wish to keep sharing them with the world.
We seek films that entertain, inform, create defining stories and break conventions.
Our goal is to showcase and promote these stories and further shed a positive light on our region and its creativity. Either feature films, short films, student films or documentaries, they can all find their place at BUZZ IFF.
We look forward to presenting your films to the public between July 7th and 13th 2019 in the beautiful county of Buzau, Romania.
To make the spectators’ and your experience memorable, the festival will include panels, parties, special events and, of course awards.

Our second edition will feature awards and cash prizes for the following sections:

Long BUZZ trophy - BEST FEATURE FILM (European)
Short BUZZ trophy - BEST SHORT FILM (European)
Real BUZZ trophy - BEST DOCUMENTARY FILM (European)
Student Film BUZZ Award - BEST STUDENT FILM (European)
Pop BUZZ - PUBLIC’S CHOICE AWARD

The deadline for submissions is April 7th 2019, 23.00 EET (GMT +2)
We only select films from Europe and Israel.

PLEASE READ THE GUIDELINES CAREFULLY AND MAKE SURE YOUR PROJECT IS ELIGIBLE FOR BUZZ IFF.
WE ONLY ACCEPT FILMS FROM EUROPE AND ISRAEL
By submitting to BUZZ International Film Festival, you guarantee that you have full rights and authority to submit the film to the festival.
Please submit your film via FilmFreeway or www.buzzcee.ro.
Only complete entries are eligible and will be considered for festival presentation.
Complete entries include:
Online screener with English subtitles
Completed submission form
Digital press kit – minimum 2 hi-resolution jpeg stills from the film
Brief film synopsis
Each entry must be a separate submission.
Works in progress are not eligible, the entries will be analysed as they are received.
If your film is selected as an official submission the cost of shipping hard copies of festival screeners to the Festival must be paid by the entrant.
Entrant confirms and warrants required legal authority to submit the entry into the Festival and to use all music, images and content in the entry. Entrant will allow usage of clips from the entry for promotional use on television, radio, in print, and at live Festival events. The undersigned shall indemnify and hold harmless BUZZ CEE International Film Festival from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney’s fees, and costs of the court) which may be incurred by reason of any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, publicity, screening, and loss of or damage to the materials entered.

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  • Dušan Davidov

    I thank the festival organizer for joining our film "Idiot" at the Buzau CEE festival. I believe we will meet again next time. Sincerely, D.Davidov, Slovakia.

    September 2018
  • A great festival with a very nice staff. We felt very welcome during the stay and enjoyed the time spent there.
    We hope to see the festival grow even more, in the next editions.

    July 2018
  • Good-and large-team, nice and cosy place the Ciprian Theatre, a little confusing about schedule and welcoming guests but overall, nice job guys.

    July 2018
  • Kinovyr FFD

    Thank you so much for selecting our film "Recoil" to your competition and thanks to jury to give us main prize - Best student film! We are happy and wish the festival have great and long history promoting best cinema from all over the world!!!

    August 2017
  • Miltiades Christides

    A very nice experience with proper news coverage (but only in Romanian). Nice film selections, and informs on time. I do recommend it.

    June 2016