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European Children's Film Association
Association Européenne du Cinéma pour l'Enfance et la Jeunesse

ECFA - European Children's Film Association - Association Européenne du Cinéma pour l'Enfance et la Jeunesse

ECFA is the organisation for all, who are interested in high quality films for children and young people: film makers, producers, promotors, distributors, exhibitors, TV-programmers, festival organizers and film educators. Read more about ECFA.

News

Olympia Children's Film Festival in Pyrgos, Greece: ECFA Award and International Jury's Award to „The Celestial Camel“
(11.12.2016) The last ECFA Award in 2016 went to „Celestial Camel“ directed by Jury Feting (Russia, 2015). This film also received the international jury's award for the best feature film. As both best director and best screenplay writer the international jury at Pyrgos awarded Renars Vimba for his film „Mellow Mud“ (Latvia, 2016). Read more ...

Ale Kino! International Young Audience Film Festival in Poznan/Poland: Golden Goats to South Korea's „The World of Us”, ECFA Award to “My Life as a Zucchini”
(07.12.2016) The Golden Goats award decided by the international jury for the best feature film for children received the film “The World of Us” directed by Yoon Ga-eun (South Korea, 2016). ECFA's jury gave their award to the French-Swiss Co-Production “My Life as a Zucchini” by Claude Barras (2016). Read more ...

Vienna: Children Jury's Award to „My Life as a Zucchini“
(27.11.2016) The children's jury at this year's Vienna Children's Film Festival gave their award to the French-Swiss animation „My Life as a Zucchini“ by Claude Barras (2016). Read more ...

KINOdiseea International Children's Film Festival Bucarest: ECFA Award to „The Day My Father Became a Bush“
(22.11.2016) Nicole van Kilsdonk's latest film „The Day My Father Became a Bush“ (The Netherlands, Belgium & Croatia, 2016) received the ECFA Award at the KINOdiseea International Children's Film Festival in Bucarest. Read more ...

Oulu 2016: Children Jury's Award to „Paw“ / ECFA-Award to „Going to School“
(20.11.2016) The International Children's and Youth Film Festival at Oulu/Finland has just finished its 35th edition with an award by the children's jury to the Hungarian film „Paw“ directed by Róbert-Adrian Pejó (2015). Read more ...

 

New Films for Children and Young People in our Database

Butterfly Kisses, Great Britain, 2017

Almost Heaven, Great Britain, 2017

Rabbit School – Guardians of the Golden Egg, Germany, 2017

Richard the Stork, Germany, Belgium, Norway, 2017

Little Grey Fergie Saves the Farm, Norway, 2016

Erlprince, The, Poland, 2016

Student, The, Russia, 2016

Teacher, The, Czech Republic, 2016

 


CHILDREN’S FILM FIRST
CHILDREN’S FILM FIRST is a year long project which comprises a number of interlinked peerlearning activities for film literacy professionals including seminars, website and conference.
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Upcoming Festivals

International Children's Film Festival Bangladesh, 24.01.2017, Dhanmondi, Dhaka 1205

Children Film Festival - Cine Junior, 25.01.2017, Val-de-Marne

Children's Film Festival Seattle, 26.01.2017, Seattle

Internationales Filmwochenende Würzburg, 26.01.2017, Würzburg

Kinderfilmfest Hof, 28.01.2017, Hof

Next Festivals to submit your films

Fresh Film Festival, Deadline:27.01.2017

International Children and Youth Animation Film Festival Varaždin, Deadline:31.01.2017

Monstronale, Deadline:31.01.2017

Animafest - World Festival of Animated Film, Deadline:01.02.2017

International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, Deadline:01.02.2017