From 25th until August 30th, 2015 Kitzbuehel is once again the venue and stage for young filmmakers from around the world. The film festival Kitzbühel has made it his goal to promote young national and international talent and to give them the opportunity to present their works to a wide audience and industry experts.

The first Filmfestival Kitzbühel, in August 2013, was a huge success. Especially the multi-faceted program brought great attention to the festival. This was seen both in the national and international media landscape as well as the high number of audience in the following festival 2014. The award winners of the Kitzbühel Filmgams 2013 convinced the prestigious jury as well as the audience through a highquality works and interesting stories.

Goal & Mission

The festival forum lives of a wide range of statements. In particular, the filmmakers who dare to take a look beyond the seemingly acquaintances will have the opportunity to gain public attention, without any need to enter conceptual compromise.

The film festival Kitzbuhel defines the "young film", as follows:
"Only first, second and third directorial works are eligible to enter the International Feature- and Short Film competition at Filmfestival Kitzbuehl (Excluded is a directors thesis work from film school).

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