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. 

A Yesterday for a Tomorrow
Best First-Time Short Film
Best Director > Short Film
Goons, Guns and the Gumshoe
Best Feature Film
Web/TV Series
KUMVA - Which Comes from Silence
Best Feature Documentary
A Shocking Life
Best Animated Film
Best Short Film
Best Director > Feature 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
  • Tatiana Wanda Doroshenko

    Thank you Boden for supporting our work again this year!

    February 2024
  • Thank you so muck for the Best Director Feature Film award given to me for my Spy Movie SURVEILLANCE, you are a great Festival.

    November 2023
  • Very good festival with great communication, thank you for selecting my film.

    November 2023
  • Great festival. It was the first to which I submitted my short film SOLO (ALONE) and I was officially selected.

    Thank you very much for selecting my short film.


    October 2023
  • Debjyoti Bose

    Thank You BIFF for the selection of 'The Cobweb Broom' as a Semi-Finalist! I look forward to submitting more projects to this superbly conducted and communicating Film Festival! You are an inclusive Festival, you value diversity and you love to embrace myriad cultures from remote corners of the world!! Thank You again!!

    September 2023