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.
"X + Y" Wins at BUFF Malmö
(16.03.2015) The British film "X + Y", directed by Morgan Matthews (GB, 2014) received three awards at this years BUFF – International Children and Youth Film Festival in Malmö/Sweden: the award of the jury as best film for young people, the ECFA-award and the award of the young people's jury. Read more ...
ECFA-Award at FIFEM Montreal for "Operation Arctic"
(10.03.2015) For the first time an ECFA-Jury gave an award at Montreal's International Children's Film Festival FIFEM. The winner was "Operation Arctic", directed by Grethe Bøe–Waal (Norway, 2014). Read more ...
Cross Video Days Call for Animation, Youth & Education projects
(02.03.2015) Cross Video Days Content Market invites producers of digital AV-projects to submit their works. The event will be held in Paris, June 11th and 12th, 2015. Deadline for submissions is March, 16th 2015. Read more ...
"Jack" wins ECFA-Award at Europees Jeugdfilmfestival Vlaanderen
(25.02.2015) At the European Young Audience Filmfestival in Antwerp and Brugge the film "Jack" directed by Edward Berger (Germany, 2014) received the award of the ECFA-jury for the best feature film. Read more ...
"My Skinny Sister" Wins Berlin's Generation 2015
(14.02.2015) The Swedish-German co-production "My Skinny Sister", directed by Sanna Lenken, received the award of the children's jury as best feature film for children at the Generation-section within the 65th International Film Festival Berlin 2015. Read more ...
There Ought to be Rules, Sweden, 2015
Waiting for August, Belgium, Romania, 2014
Hidden Away, Spain, 2014
I’m a Fucking Panther, Sweden, 2014
Painkillers, Netherlands, 2014
May Allah Bless France, France, 2014
Young Tiger, France, 2015
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.
Istanbul International Film Festival, 04.04.2015, Istanbul
International Children's Film Festival, 07.04.2015, Lucknow
TIFF Kids – Toronto International Film Festival, 07.04.2015, Toronto
Monstronale, 10.04.2015, Halle/Saale
Reel 2 Real – International Film Festival for Youth, 10.04.2015, Vancouver, Canada
Filmfest München - Kinderfilmfest, Deadline:05.04.2015
Lola Kenya Screen – Audiovisual Media Festival for Children and Youth, Deadline:15.04.2015
Festival International du Film de La Rochelle, Deadline:30.04.2015
AniFest ROZAFA– International Film Festival for Children, for Teenagers and from Students, Deadline:01.05.2015
Pula Film Festival, Children's Film Programme "Pulica", Deadline:01.05.2015