International Short Film Festival Oberhausen

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1. – 6. Mai 2024

Festival

A quick overview of our programme.

Festival

Online ticket sales for our 70th festival have started!
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MuVi-Online

Vote now for the MuVi Online Audience Award!
The ten clips nominated for the MuVi Award 2024 are now available to vote for online.

They will be shown on the big screen on Saturday, 4 May 2024 at 10 pm at the MuVi Award ceremony.

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Festival

Fancy a little foretaste? Our festival trailer by Christian Schön makes you want more.

If you would like to know which works have been used for image and sound excerpts, you can find an overview here.

 

Festival

Competition films selected
117 films from 36 countries selected

From 1 May, the best 117 films can be seen in the five competitions of the festival; on 5 May, the winners will be awarded in the Lichtburg Oberhausen.

Competition films

 

Short Film Festival Reader

The Short Film Festival Reader is online!
In this reader you will find a series of texts on fundamental issues concerning culture. We also provide a brief overview of the most important festival programmes.

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7 December 2023

Statement on the "message to the international film community" from 1 November 2023 and its consequences

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This Is Short

THIS IS SHORT is back!
The new streaming service for short films, globally available and curated by six European film festivals, including Oberhausen, has gone live today!

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Journal

„The Olympic Games, Amsterdam 1928“

„The Olympic Games, Amsterdam 1928“

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Harold Lloyd: „The Freshman“ (USA 1925)

Harold Lloyd: „The Freshman“ (USA 1925)

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Buster Keaton: „Convict 13“ (1920)

Buster Keaton: „Convict 13“ (1920)

Talk

How the sports film "Mädchen am Ball" (1995) became the film biography of a generation of women of Turkish origin in Berlin - Director Aysun Bademsoy in conversation with Dietrich Leder

How the sports film "Mädchen am Ball" (1995)…

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Oskar Barnack: Ruderregatta (Kaiserregatta) (1914)

Oskar Barnack: Ruderregatta (Kaiserregatta) (1914)

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Pathé: The Derby 1913

Pathé: The Derby 1913

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John Stuart Blackton: Jack Johnson vs. Jim Jeffries

John Stuart Blackton: Jack Johnson vs. Jim…

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Pathé: 1910 FA Cup Final Newcastle v Barnsley

Pathé: 1910 FA Cup Final Newcastle v Barnsley

Videotalk

Gespräch mit der Medienwissenschaftlerin Lea Wohl von Haselberg über die Repräsentation der Shoah im Film. Forum demokratische Kultur und zeitgenössische Kunst

Gespräch mit der Medienwissenschaftlerin Lea Wohl…

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The MuVi Award is now online

03 Apr 2024

The MuVi Award is now online

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Longing for Freedom from Contradiction

26 Mar 2024

Longing for Freedom from Contradiction

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The competitions of the 70th Festival are complete

20 Mar 2024

The competitions of the 70th Festival are complete

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Sport in Film at the 70th Festival

07 Mar 2024

Sport in Film at the 70th Festival

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