Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen

Terms and Conditions

The International Short Film Festival Oberhausen acquires or rents films shown at its festival for the archive of the City of Oberhausen, which it also manages. The Festival has obtained non-commercial rights for public screening of these titles. All public announcements of any form and in any format in connection with the public screening of these films must be made under the title “From the Archive of the International Short Film Festival Oberhausen”, or include our “Archive Film” logo.

Rental fee per public screening

from distribution list (films from 2015–2019):



up to 80 min. € 180
up to 100 min. € 200

MuVi Award 2019 € 150

Making Discoveries (Children's Cinema) € 150


per title

up to 20 min. € 40

exceeding 20 min. € 60

Archive films (up to 2014) will be charged at an extra 50%.


A copy processing fee of € 10 will be charged for individual films and existing programmes, and € 20 for newly curated programmes, along with transport costs and 7% VAT where applicable.


In the case of regular loans of short films as supporting films, we give the following discount:


10 short films (one screening each) € 220

20 short films (one screening each) € 350


No copy-processing fees are charged for the regular, discounted loan of single films.


The detailed conditions will be given to the borrower with the contract or upon request.


You can find detailed information on our website