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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

Berlin 2014: Generation Kplus-Awards to "Killa" and "Ciencias Naturales"
(15.02.2014) The children's jury for the Generation Kplus-section in the Berlin International Film Festival 2014 has chosen the film "Killa" by Avinash Arun (India, 2014) to win the Crystal Bear as best film for children, while the international jury gave their award to "Ciencias Naturales" by Matías Lucchesi (Argentina & France, 2014). Read more ...

Berlin 2014: Generation 14+-Awards to "52 Tuesdays" and "Violet"
(14.02.2014) The young people's jury at Berlinale's 14+-section gave their Crystal Bear-Award to "52 Tuesdays", directed by Sophie Hyde, Australia, 2013, while the international jury decided to give their award to "Violet" by Bas Devos, Belgium & The Netherlands, 2013. Read more ...

ECFA-Award 2014 for "Ernest & Célestine"
(09.02.2014) The animated film "Ernest & Célestine" directed by Benjamin Renner, Vincent Patar & Stéphane Aubier (Belgium, France, Luxembourg 2012) are the winners of the ECFA-Award 2014. Read more ...

Manual on how to Apply for Interships
(01.02.2014) Would you like to welcome some international trainees in your organisation but you don’t know where to find them? Read more ...

"UPSIDE down" Collects Awards at the Olympia International Film Festival for Children and Young People in Pyrgos/Greece 2013
(10.12.2013) Three Awards German director Bernd Sahling collected for his feature film "UPSIDE down" at the Olympia International Film Festival for Children and Young People in Pyrgos/Greece 2013: the ECFA-Award, the award for the best director and for Frieda-Anna Lehmann as the best girl actress. Read more ...

 

New Films for Children and Young People in our Database

Vandal, Belgium, France, 2013

Pettson and Findus – A little Nuisance, a Great Friendship, Germany, 2014

Shana – The Wolf's Music, Switzerland, 2014

Lola on the Pea, Germany, 2014

Turning Tide, France, 2012

On the Way to School, France, 2012

Inuk, Greenland, France, 2010

To See the Sea, Czech Republic, 2014

 


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Upcoming Festivals

International Children's Film Festival, 18.04.2014, Lucknow

International Children and Youth Animation Film Festival Varaždin, 22.04.2014, Varaždin

International Festival of Animated Films, Section "Tricks for Kids", 22.04.2014, Stuttgart

Dubai Children's International Film Festival (CIFF), 24.04.2014, Dubai

Indie Junior, 24.04.2014, Lisboa

Next Festivals to submit your films

Pula Film Festival, Children's Film Programme "Pulica", Deadline:01.05.2014

Lucas - International Children's Film Festival, Deadline:10.05.2014

International Children's Film Festival "Oqros Pepela" ("The Golden Butterfly"), Deadline:15.05.2014

Sarajevo Film Festival, Deadline:15.05.2014

Interfilm Short Film Festival: KuKi - Short Films for Kids, Deadline:24.05.2014