Mannheim Arts and Film Festival

About the Festival

Screenings and Location

Find out about screening, events, and meetings to discover new talent, film, and photography. We hold an annual screening event in Mannheim, Germany, and frequent meet-up events to make new friends and network.

Dates and Deadlines

Here is a calendar with our annual events, monthly deadlines and winner notification. Wne meet-up events will be announced they will be listed in our Dates and Deadlines page aswell.

Submission Rules

If you want to submit your work, film or photography, this is where you will find all the information, rules, and links to participate.

Mannheim and our Screening Venue

Mannheim is the second-largest city in the German state of Baden-Württemberg after the state capital of Stuttgart. The city is home to major corporations including Daimler, John Deere, Caterpillar, ABB, Fuchs Petrolub, IBM, Roche, Reckitt Benckiser, Unilever, Phoenix Group, Pepperl+Fuchs, Siemens, and several other well-known companies. Mannheim's SAP Arena is home to German ice hockey record champions Adler Mannheim as well as well-known handball team Rhein-Neckar Löwen. Since 2014, Mannheim has been a member of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network and holds the title of "UNESCO City of Music". In 2020, the city was accepted in the Sufficiency level cities of the Globalization and World Cities Research Network (GaWC).

Screening Event

We hold an annual evemt where a selection of scenes from our participants will be screened. This is also a good place to know each othr, network, and be inspired by art and creative film projects.

City of Mannheim

Mannheim celebrated its 400th anniversary with a series of cultural and other events throughout 2007. Mannheim retains a central role in culture and arts in Central Europe.

Maritim Hotel

In the heart of the city, just metres away from the town centre with its famous squares, enjoy a warm welcome at Maritim Hotel Mannheim, built in the Renaissance style and situated opposite the Wasserturm (Water Tower), the city's landmark.

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