Cinema Competition in Austria: Innsbruck Nature Film Festival

Deadline: 15 August 2014
Open to: professional filmmakers, amateurs and young talents
Awards: total worth approximately €15,000 divided in several categories


The Innsbruck Nature Film Festival (INFF) is an International Film Festival on the subject of nature & environment that takes place in 2014 for the second time. The 2014 INFF is scheduled for 21st October through 24th October in Leokino Cinema in Innsbruck, Austria.

The 2014 Innsbruck Nature Film Festival is presented by the Tiroler Umweltanwaltschaft. Since 2001 Landesumweltanwalt Johannes Kostenzer has organized the Innsbruck Nature Film Days, a cinema event lasting several days, which has become established as one of the fixed points in the event calendar of the City of Innsbruck. One of the central tasks and integral part of modern nature conservation work is to make people aware of special attractions and phenomena in nature, of its beauty and diversity.

The categories for the 2014 INFF are Documentary, Feature Film, Short Film, and Youngsters.


Professional filmmakers, as well as amateurs and young talents are invited to participate. For the Youngsters category the age limit of the entrant is 21 years.


A package of prizes is offered for the award-winning films, in total worth approximately EUR 15,000.

Category Documentaries: 

  • 1st Prize: € 3,000;
  • 2nd Prize: € 2,000;
  • 3rd Prize: € 1,000.

Category Shorts:

  • 1st Prize:  products worth € 2.500;
  • 2nd Prize: products worth € 1.500;
  • 3rd Prize:  products worth € 1.000.

Category Feature: to be announced.

Category Youngsters:

  • 1st Prize:  € 1,000;
  • 2nd Prize: € 500;
  • 3rd Prize:  € 250.


The deadline for applications is 15 August 2014.

Only one film per director may be submitted. Also films are only allowed if they haven’t been submitted to the INFF before. Applicants can register for the event via online or via mail to:

Tiroler Umweltanwaltschaft
Meranerstraße 5
6020 Innsbruck

For further information please visit the official website.

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