Friss Hús Budapest International Short Film Festival Verified festival

Budapest, Hungary, Europe

27 May, 2021 - 02 Jun, 2021

Keywords

student, live action, lgbtq, directorial debut, international, budapest, Hungarian short films, animation, Documentary, shortfilm, debut films

Category

Short

Genre

Documentary, Animation, Comedy, Action, Drama, Experimental, Horror, Thriller

Friss Hús Budapest International Short Film Festival logo
Friss Hús Budapest International Short Film Festival

Budapest, Hungary, Europe

General Information

founded

2005

edition

8th

organizers

Dániel Deák

festival director

Veronika Jakab

program coordinator

Gábor Osváth

international program

Contact details

Friss Hús Budapest

Veres Pálné u. 33.

V. kerület Budapest, Hungary 1053

veronika@frisshusbudapest.com

Web & social

Audience

6500 people

Benefits

Festival reimburses/covers:
- Travel expenses
- Meals

About the festival

The 9th edition of Hungary's Nr.1. short film festival will be organized in its usual spot in the Spring in Budapest, Hungary.

Full-house screenings, inspiring vibe, awesome parties and a large number of Hungarian and international industry attendees: we will once again grow as the number of selected films and international guests, as well as cash prizes will be bigger than ever in 2021.

The call for entries is open for filmmakers of all ages from anywhere in the world, but we are especially looking for short films that were made with enthusiasm, a huge dose of creativity and an eye for innovation and quality.

Awards Worth Up to 8,000 Euro:

Best International Short Film Award

Jury Special Prize

Audience Award for the Best International Film -

Special Mentions (artistic quality, cinematography, set design, editing, music, etc.)

Best Hungarian Live-action Short Film Award

Best Hungarian Animated Short Film Award

Best Hungarian Actor/Actress

Mission

Hungary's Nr.1. international short film festival.

About

The 9th edition of Hungary's Nr.1. short film festival will be organized in its usual spot in the Spring in Budapest, Hungary.

Full-house screenings, inspiring vibe, awesome parties and a large number of Hungarian and international industry attendees: we will once again grow as the number of selected films and international guests, as well as cash prizes will be bigger than ever in 2021.

The call for entries is open for filmmakers of all ages from anywhere in the world, but we are especially looking for short films that were made with enthusiasm, a huge dose of creativity and an eye for innovation and quality.

Awards Worth Up to 8,000 Euro:

Best International Short Film Award

Jury Special Prize

Audience Award for the Best International Film -

Special Mentions (artistic quality, cinematography, set design, editing, music, etc.)

Best Hungarian Live-action Short Film Award

Best Hungarian Animated Short Film Award

Best Hungarian Actor/Actress

Mission

Hungary's Nr.1. international short film festival.

Gallery

Awards & Winners

2020

Hungarian Competition - ANIMATION (Winner)

Best Director Under 30 (Winner)

Agape (2020)  Director(s): Márk Beleznai

Best Actor (Winner)

Agape (2020)  Director(s): Márk Beleznai

International Competition - LIVE-ACTION FICTION (Winner)

LIVE-ACTION FICTION (Winner)

2019

Hungarian Competition - ANIMATION (Winner)

Mr. Mare (2019)  Director(s): Luca Toth

Best Director Under 30 (Winner)

Jakab (2019)  Director(s): Attila Dávid

Best Actor (Winner)

Best Actress (Winner)

International Competition - LIVE-ACTION FICTION (Winner)

LGBTQ Audience Award (Winner)

LQBTQ Audience Award (Winner)

Whole (2019)  Director(s): Slava Doytcheva

AT MIDNIGHT Audience Award (Winner)

LIVE-ACTION FICTION (Winner)

2018

Hungarian Competition - ANIMATION (Winner)

Best Actor (Winner)

Best Director Under 30 (Winner)

Fiasco (2017)  Director(s): Szabolcs Nagy

LIVE-ACTION FICTION (Winner)

Last Call (2018)  Director(s): Hajni Kis

Best Actress (Winner)

International Competition - LIVE-ACTION FICTION (Winner)

2017

Hungarian Competition - ANIMATION (Winner)

Superbia (2016)  Director(s): Luca Tóth

LIVE-ACTION FICTION (Winner)

Best Director Under 30 (Winner)

Assaut (2017)  Director(s): Tamás Fekete

Best Actor (Winner)

Assaut (2017)  Director(s): Tamás Fekete

Best Actress (Winner)

International Competition - LIVE-ACTION FICTION (Winner)

2016

LIVE-ACTION FICTION (Winner)

International Competition - LIVE-ACTION FICTION (Winner)

Rate Me (2015)  Director(s): Fyzal Boulifa

2015

LIVE-ACTION FICTION (Winner)

Hungarian Competition - ANIMATION (Winner)

International Competition - LIVE-ACTION FICTION (Winner)

2014

Hungarian Competition - ANIMATION (Winner)

International Competition - LIVE-ACTION FICTION (Winner)

2013

LIVE-ACTION FICTION (Winner)

Soft Rain (2013)  Director(s): Dénes Nagy

Terms and rules

- Max. 40 minutes length for live-action and documentaries, and 20 minutes for animation
- Any countries
- Any genres (Live-action / Documentary / Animation)
- For LGBT and Horror projects: please submit through the special categories! (These films will also be considered for our International Competition!)
- Completed after January 2019

Ratings & Reviews

Categories and fees

Hungarian Competition

LIVE-ACTION FICTION
Early Bird (1st May, 2020) $10
Regular (2nd October, 2020) $15
Late (15th November, 2020) $30
Age restriction No age restriction
Country Any country
Director's age No restriction
Director's gender Any gender
Student films No
First films No

- The director has to be Hungarian - Max. 40 minutes length - Any genres (but please submit your animation or documentary films in a different category!) - Completed after January 2019

Hungarian Competition - ANIMATION
Early Bird (1st May, 2020) $10
Regular (2nd October, 2020) $20
Late (15th November, 2020) $30
Age restriction No age restriction
Country Any country
Director's age No restriction
Director's gender Any gender
Student films No
First films No

- The director has to be Hungarian - Max. 20 minutes length - Only ANIMATION in this category - Completed after January 2019

Hungarian Competition - DOCUMENTARY
Early Bird (1st May, 2020) $10
Regular (2nd October, 2020) $20
Late (15th November, 2020) $30
Age restriction No age restriction
Country Any country
Director's age No restriction
Director's gender Any gender
Student films No
First films No

- The director has to be Hungarian - Max. 40 minutes length - Only DOCUMENTARY in this category - Completed after January 2019

Hungarian Competition
Early Bird (31st August, 2020) $10
Regular (2nd October, 2020) $20
Late (15th November, 2020) $30
Age restriction No age restriction
Country Any country
Director's age No restriction
Director's gender Any gender
Student films No
First films No

International competition

International Competition - LIVE-ACTION FICTION
Early Bird (1st May, 2020) $1
Regular (2nd October, 2020) $2
Late (15th November, 2020) $3
Age restriction No age restriction
Country Any country
Director's age No restriction
Director's gender Any gender
Student films No
First films No

International Competition / Fiction - Max. 40 minutes length - Any genres (but please submit your animation or documentary films in a different category!) - Completed after January 2019

International Competition - ANIMATION
Early Bird (1st May, 2020) $10
Regular (2nd October, 2020) $20
Late (15th November, 2020) $30
Age restriction No age restriction
Country Any country
Director's age No restriction
Director's gender Any gender
Student films No
First films No

- The film must be made entirely outside of Hungary or the director has to be non-Hungarian. - Max. 20 minutes length - Only ANIMATION in this category - Completed after January 2019

LGBTQ+ Shorts
Early Bird (1st May, 2020) $10
Regular (2nd October, 2020) $10
Late (15th November, 2020) $10
Age restriction No age restriction
Country Any country
Director's age No restriction
Director's gender Any gender
Student films No
First films No

Only short films with LGBTQ+ topics.

Horror Shorts
Early Bird (1st May, 2020) $10
Regular (2nd October, 2020) $10
Late (15th November, 2020) $15
Age restriction No age restriction
Country Any country
Director's age No restriction
Director's gender Any gender
Student films No
First films No

Only horror short films can apply here.

International Competition - DOCUMENTARY
Early Bird (1st May, 2020) $10
Regular (2nd October, 2020) $20
Late (15th November, 2020) $30
Age restriction No age restriction
Country Any country
Director's age No restriction
Director's gender Any gender
Student films No
First films No

- Max. 40 minutes length - Only DOCUMENTARY in this category - Completed after January 2019

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