The Filmfest Oberursel, an international short film festival, attracts filmmakers from all around the world.

Focus topic: About eating, living and loving

With the thematic focus cineastes, gourmets, gourmands and lovers of good stories about life and love will come together to celebrate film and food.

Hand-picked cinematic delicacies will be shown and will portray food as: nourishment, culture, a sensual experience, a cycle, a source of conflict, a way to bring people together, an environmental aspect and a subject for justice.

We are happy to accept and screen short films that entertain, move, inspire and make people think.

- Filmfest Oberursel is open for short films from all countries with a length of less than 25 minutes.
- All genres are accepted (except porn and extreme violence).
- All Non-German films require German or at least English subtitles.
- All films must be available online for selection. We do not have the capacity to handle DVDs and downloads for the selection process.
- Selected films must be downloadable in order to be shown.

Overall Rating
  • Daniel Maurer

    The festival made a great job in terms of communication. A very friendly and enthusiastic team! I really recommend this festival !

    September 2022
  • Susanna Wüstneck Wüstneck

    Amazing Festival!!!Thanks so much that my film SUPERMARKET could be part of the festival & wish the festival team & all the filmmaker good luck!!!

    September 2022
  • Michael DeFranco

    Very friendly staff that maintained great communication throughout the submission process. I was invited to a live Zoom call during the event which I really appreciated. I was in another country, yet I was still able to be a part of my film's screening.

    September 2022
  • Absolutely amazing festival. Good to be have our work seen in Taunus area. Missing my homeground…

    September 2022