Boden International Film Festival showcasing Documentaries, Feature and Shorts films.

Our goal is to showcase films from around the world and Grant Awards to the best nominees at our yearly festival.

The Boden International Film Festival strongly believes to support independent movies from all over the world.

The annual event of Boden International Film festival will be one week long, there will be films premieres at Bio and as well as at the various associations based in Boden Municipality.

Monthly winners will be screened at the annual event of Boden International Film festival at SAGA Biograf in Boden, and as a monthly winner, you will be welcome to attend our annual festival with the possibility of Q&A with our audience. 

August 2022

Best Short Film
Stolen Kisses (Zoentjesdief)
Best Actress > Short Film
Beneath Her Lipstick
Best Director > Short Film
Spade K
Best Actress
The Gulf
Best First-Time Short Film
Best Super Short Film
Best Actress Feature Film
Best Actor Feature Film
Best Feature Film
Best First-Time Feature Film
The Green Woman
Best Short Documentary
Fragments Choisis
Best Feature Documentary
So Far From Hell
Best First Time Documentary Film
Best Drama
Million Loves in Me
Best Experimental Film
Perceived Reality
Best Horror
Knock Knock
Best Women Film Maker
Best Music Video
Safe Journey
Best Animated Film

1) All film submissions to the Boden International Film Festival will be reviewed by a minimum of 3 members of our selection committee,

2) Foreign language films must contain English subtitles for consideration.

3) Swedish film does not need subtitles, but it's even better if it has English subtitling.

4) If selected, the Boden International Film Festival is not responsible for any damage to the print or media material en route or otherwise during the course of the festival's possession of the film.

5) If selected, the Boden International Film Festival has the authority to use stills, posters, titles, or any information from the submission materials for promotional purposes.

6) If selected, you will be guaranteed at least one screening of your film, however, the Boden International Film Festival has no obligation to provide a screening fee.

7) By submitting your film, you declare you have full authority to submit your film to the Boden Film Festival, and you have cleared all rights to use the music in the entered work.

8) Showtime and venue scheduling is at the discretion of the Boden International Film Festival and is subject to change without notice.

9) All filmmakers will be notified of acceptance status no later than April 10th, 2021.

Overall Rating
  • Philippe SFEZ

    Hello Boden! Thank you very much for this semi-finalist spot! Being almost a winner is much better than being a loser!👍🏼

    September 2022
  • 杨 家乐

    one of my favourite films festivals.really great.

    September 2022
  • Alex van Ric

    I am honored to have been in the finalist round for best actor for “Lost in the City”. Thanks to the whole festival team! It’s been an amazing experience. Thank you!

    September 2022
  • Mo Dabani

    A great experience and I am so glad i made it to the final

    September 2022
  • Arezou Zalipour

    I entered a short documentary 'Shama' which was part of my research project. And it was great to be selected for the Boden International film festival in 2022!

    September 2022