The Festival consists of several sections, which accepts films shot in any format.

World Cinema

The International Cinema Section presents a series of feature and short films from all over the world.

. Feature Films: narrative features from around the world with a
minimum length of 60 minutes.

. Short Films: the short film with a maximum length of 25 minutes .

Kurdish Cinema

The Kurdish Cinema Section presents a series of Kurdish films; Feature, and short films, made in a Kurdistan Region, Iraq, Iran, Turkey, Syria.

. Feature Films: narrative features from Kurdistan Region, Iraq, Iran, Turkey,
Syria with a minimum length of 60 minutes.

. Short Films: the short film with a maximum length of 25 minutes.

International Competition

* Best International Feature Film
* Best Director
* Best screenplay
* Best Cinematography
* Jury Award
* Audience Award
* Best International short Film
* Jury Award
* Audience Award

National Competition

* Best National Feature Film
* Best Director
* Best screenplay
* Best Documentary
* Audience Award
* Best National short Film
* Jury Award
* Audience Award

Festival Sections

The Festival consists of several sections, which accepts films shot in any format.

World Cinema

The International Cinema Section presents a series of feature and short films from all over the world.

. Feature Films: narrative features from around the world with a
minimum length of 60 minutes.

. Short Films: the short film with a maximum length of 25 minutes .

Kurdish Cinema

The Kurdish Cinema Section presents a series of Kurdish films; Feature, and short films, made in a Kurdistan Region, Iraq, Iran, Turkey, Syria.

. Feature Films: narrative features from Kurdistan Region, Iraq, Iran, Turkey,
Syria with a minimum length of 60 minutes.

. Short Films: the short film with a maximum length of 25 minutes.

Overall Rating
Quality
Value
Communication
Hospitality
Networking
  • Slemani was a lovely and great festival. Perfect atmosphere and great communication. It was my pleasure to be in this festival.
    Best wishes for you Slemani :)

    November 2018
  • It was fun and excellent!

    November 2018
  • Very good festival. The team is very good. i am very happy to be here.

    October 2018
  • Atefeh Rahmani

    A truly professional festival whit Friendly atmosphere.
    The staff of this festival was great.
    I'm proud to receive a prize from this festival.

    October 2017
  • my film has been accepted in 28 festivals but this is the only festival I really loved to be there and participate for many reasons.
    but after many problems, I just wanna say I really lost one of my important events.
    thank you for everything and
    bijî Kurdistanê

    October 2017