Istanbul's one and only fashion film festival showcasing a selection of works across the globe, presenting an international competition, talks, masterclasses, lectures, workshops, parties and year long online content.

As a hot spot for fashion, film and design fields, Istanbul has its own fashion film festival since 2015. A comprehensive program of fashion films are presented to the audience alongside capsule talks with names from fashion and film, The festival also provides a detailed program dedicated to cutting edge design works, art videos, fashion documentaries, workshops, masterclasses and unforgettable parties.

The previous eight editions gathered in Istanbul internationally acclaimed names such as Gareth Pugh, Damir Doma, Henry Holland, Bruno Aveillan, Diane Pernet, Yaz Bukey, Dion Lee, Matthew Zorpas, Emma Mulholland, Ece Sukan, Sara Sozzani Maino, Thaleia Karafyllidou, Yvan Mispeleare, Michael Daks, Edine Russel, Tracy Sedino, Esther Coppoolse, Branko Popovic, Niccolo Montanari, Meryem Uzerli, Hazar Erguclu, Busra Develi, Boran Kuzum, Edis, Dilan Cicek Deniz, Yasemin Kay Allen, Belcim Bilgin, Tuba Unsal, Umit Unal and many more...

Best Fashion Film
Best Fashion Documentary
Best Music Video
Young Discovery
Best Hair Design
Best Make Up
Best Styling

By submitting your film to the Fashion Film Festival Istanbul (“the festival”) you confirm that you hold all rights/permissions in and to the submitted movie and for the submitted movie and all works, materials and other elements comprising and contained in the submitted movie. These include inter alia and without limitation, the worldwide rights in perpetuity in and to, and for, all music and music composed used or performed in the submitted movie, the cast and all performances by the members of the cast in the submitted movie, the use of any and all locations depicted or filmed or referred to in the submitted movie and all the broadcasting rights and any other rights relevant to or related to the screening, transmission or viewing of the submitted movie.

By submitting the film/films to the festival you give express permission for, and hereby authorise, the submitted movie and its constituting material to be considered for selection and nomination, and agree that under no circumstance may the film/films be withdrawn once submitted.

You warrant that in any case of rights dispute, or legal dispute or legal proceedings pertaining to submitted movie, you will be solely liable for all legal costs incurred by any and all parties concerned. . By entering into this agreement and by submitting the film to the festival, you grant the festival, its sponsors, associates, affiliates, directors, employees, sub-contractors, consultants (as the case may be), the unfettered and irrevocable right and license to at any time use your film and/or clips from your film, and any constituent parts thereof, for any and all promotional, marketing and advertising purposes in connection with the Festival in perpetuity and throughout the world, including, but not limited to all mediums inclusive of Broadcast TV, print, Youtube and other online media. Without limiting the aforesaid right and license granted, these purposes may involve the fulfilment of any of the festival’s sponsors affairs pertaining to or relevant to the festival.

You hereby unconditionally warrant and represent that you are authorised and able to commit your film for screening at the festival and to grant the all rights and permissions referred to in this agreement and you accordingly indemnify and hold harmless the festival, its sponsors, associates, affiliates, directors, employees, sub-contractors, consultants (as the case may be) against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages and expenses, whether direct, consequential or incidental and of whatsoever nature and howsoever arising, including, but not limited to, any claims arising in or from copyright law or trademark infringement and/or for any losses or damage(s) in respect of or relating to the content submitted.

Overall Rating
  • Mikael Forsberg

    It was such a wonderful experience to attend the festival and have my film screened there. Tuna and Cosan has created a truly inspiring atmosphere. The communication was easy and I felt really welcomed. I can highly recommend this festival!

    November 2023