International queer film festival Merlinka is organized every year from 2009 in Belgrade Serbia. For seven days we screen short, documentary and featured LGBT-themed films.
Only gay, lesbian, bisexual, trangender, transsexual-themed films.

Dorothy's slipper award for the best short queer film
2020 - Fabiu by Stefan Langthaler
2019 - Dante vs. Mohammed Ali by Marc Wagenaar
2018 - Whole, directed by Slava Doytcheva
2017 - The Fish Curry, directed by Abhishek Verma
2016 - Dove, directed by Konstantinos Chaliasas
2015 - 09:55-11:05, Ingrid Ekman, Bergsgatan 4B, directed by Cristine Berglund, Sophie Vukovic
2014 - I call it love, directed by Elsy Hajjar; Through The Mirror, directed by Breech Asher Harani
2013 - Camionero, directed by Sebastián Miló
2012 - I’ve Only Just Begun, directed by E.
2011 - Frischluft Therapie, directed by Christoph Scheermann
2010 - Tools 4 Fools, directed by Kate A. Brandt


Overall Rating
  • Wonderful hospitality, we had a lovely time 🖤

    January 2021
    Response from festival:

    Thank you :)

  • Marcelo Díaz

    Very special festival and really well produced! Was a great experience!

    December 2020
  • an excellent festival, with very good communication and content dissemination. excellent quality of the festival proposal and also of the selected films. it was an honor to participate in it.

    December 2020
  • Karina Astrup

    Really well managed Festival, proud to have been a part of it, wish we could have been there alas for covid! A wonderful community making this happen!

    December 2020
    Response from festival:

    Thank you :)

  • It has been an honor to participate in this great Festival, which has been held for so many years !!! We are very grateful and proud to be part of your story !!! Ahead!!!

    February 2020
    Response from festival:

    Thank you, dear Miguel :)