The Craft in Focus Filmfestival offers international documentary films on master craftsmanship, thought-provoking lectures by guest speakers, and in-depth filmmaking workshops on local mastercrafts.

We invite producers and filmmakers worldwide to submit films on master craftsmanship for screening during the festival.


Submission fee $10 is non-refundable.

The fifth edition of the Craft in Focus international Filmfestival will take place in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, from March 18 to March 22 of 2018. The festival is organized by the Windy Miller Foundation.

By submitting your film you grant us the right to one or more public screenings during our festival and our 'traveling' festival later in 2018, as well as the use of maximum 3 minutes of your film for our PR purpose.

Selected filmmakers will receive our official laureate.

We will invite some of the film directors to attend our festival for q&a's after the screening.

The festival is open to documentary film and video productions focusing on master craftsmanship, shot in any high-quality format.

To apply, please fill out our submission page and complete all the requested information.

Only complete submissions will be taken into consideration. If you have trouble uploading your online screener please email us for alternative submission possibilities.

Submission fee is $10,-

Selected films must submit a DCP for screening.