​High Tatras is film and music video festival.

BEST FILM WINS 1 200€ in accommodation form
BEST MUSIC VIDEO WINS 1 200€ in accommodation form

We choose the High Tatras for our festival because of the beautiful scenery, nature, harmonious atmosphere and amazing people. The music and landscapes are connected together.the 

The mountain view is lulllaby for ears and eyes. The sound of nature, water, wind, is following us in every step. 

High Tatras Film & Music Video Festival is celebration on the nature.

We are not only a mountain festival, but also a festival that combines film, music and visual arts.

The festival is awarded every 2 months and is evaluated by our jury as part of a private screening.

Because the festival is bi-monthly, all entrants are informed after the deadline which film won in each category, as well as those who are honorable mentions, finalists and semifinalists.

Bi-Monthly IMDb Qualifying Competition (https://m.imdb.com/event/ev0030998/2021/1/) with Annual Screening Event

Main category winners will be physically presented once a year in our ANNUAL CELEBRATION on May 21th 2022 in the Dolný Smokovec Cinema.

Join us and our friendly festival by submitting your film / video to the competition!

Dear filmmakers,

Due to the increasing number of people infected with COVID 19 and the related measures and government regulations, we would like to inform you that the date of the event on September 24, 2021 has unfortunately been canceled.

We moved the date of the event to May 2022.

As we are very sorry that we will not be able to meet in person, we would like to present the winners of individual categories during the online screening, to which we will send you an email with a link.

We hope you stay in touch with us and see you next year 2022.

 Both winners will win voucher for accommodation in the beautiful High Tatras  for 6 person for three nights in the total amount of 1,200 € for FREE.

All films must be the original work of the filmmakers and all filmmakers must have the necessary rights.

1. All films that are not in English, must have English language subtitles. English movies do not have subtitles.
2. No fee waiver. All entry fees are non-refundable.
3. Multiple entries from the same submitter are accepted. A separate submission and a separate entry fee must accompany each entry.
4. The decision of the festival selection committee will be final.
5. The festival authorities will have the right to retain copies of each film and the material send as part of our festival library & can be screened in for Education, promotion, awareness & commercial purposes.
6. The excerpts from films send for High Tatras Film & Video Festival can be shown on the Slovakian / Int. T.V. / Local Network / Internet etc. For Promotional / Publicity.
7. Films that are submitted must be the entrant’s original work and shall not infringe on any copyrights or any other rights of any third Parties. Contestants agree that they have obtained all required copyright permissions regarding music, sound & images. Etc presented in their film.
8. High Tatras Film & Video Festival organizers reserve rights change, cancel or re-schedule the dates, venue, awards & categories without consent or information to contestants.
9. The organizers reserve the right not to award any or all of the prizes.
10. By submitting the project, you agree that our partner film festivals will be able to send you an offer to submit your projects.

Overall Rating
  • Kathleen Krenitsky

    A pleasure and honor to have my film, Art Appreciation (For Dogs, By Dogs), selected as a Finalist. Would certainly recommend to others and would submit to again… My thanks to the organizers!

    December 2021
  • Debarup Mukherjee

    Really Good Experience. Looking forward to participate again.

    December 2021
  • So honored to be the winner of Best Documentary Film (Lemon Island) in Season End November. Thank you!

    December 2021
  • Matthew Agustin

    Excellent experience, good festival, well organized!

    December 2021
  • Thanks for the Best Original Song awards!

    December 2021