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International Competition 16

01.09.2021 – 21.00 – Galeries

Out of nearly 6800 short films submissions (received in 2020 and in 2021), 98 films from 36 countries will compete for the prizes in the International Competition.

In addition to the films selected in 2021, the 24th edition of the BSFF also welcomes the films selected for the International Competition in 2020 which had to be postponed.

Winners of the Grand Prix in the International Competition and National Competitions are considered for pre-selection for the Oscars® in the Best Fiction/Animation Short Film category provided that the film complies with the Academy’s rules.


Oriol Guanyabens Pous

Pays Spain
Genre Fiction
2020 - 18' - Couleur
Amadeu, 9 jaar oud, gaat voor de eerste keer kamperen. Naarmate de dagen verstrijken, krijgt hij te maken met een zeer gewelddadige situatie die alles wat hij heeft geleerd op zijn kop zal zetten


Đorđe Vojvodić

Pays Montenegro
Genre Fiction
- 20'46'' - Color
Stefan is a student from Montenegro living in Berlin. He secretly shares an apartment with his boyfriend. One weekend visit from his parents will forever change his life and turn his whole world upside down.


Alex Salam

Pays United Kingdom
Genre Fiction
2020 - 12' - Couleur
Amanda wakes up in hospital with no memory of how she got there. As her doctor breaks some tragic news to her, Amanda's world begins to unravel in more ways than one.

Kuća je gde je kuća

Peter Cerovsek

Pays Slovenia
Genre Fiction
- 23'32'' - Color
Luna and Luka live in a house that represents their entire universe. Any attempt to change is considered the worst betrayal.

Dad’s Divorce

Jesper Sichlau

Pays Denmark
Genre Fiction
- 7' - Color
When Oscar and his sister receive the news of their parents' divorce, they have to do everything in their power to stop it from happening.