Festival 2019

The 28th REC-Filmfestival took place in the wonderful ufaFabrik in Berlin-Tempelhof from the 18th to 22nd of September 2019.

The deadline for submissions to the REC Film Festival 2019 was 20th of  June. Further submissions are no longer possible.

A total of well over 600 films from 35 countries have been submitted!
From all the films submitted, a pre-jury made the selection for the programme; there are 79 films from 19 countries.

And these are the awarded films 2019

Here is the program for download:
REC Filmfestival 2019 – program english

Here you will find more information about the workshops, the jury, the tickets and the venue.


At a glance:  The program

Competition: REC Internationales junges Filmfestival (films from youth, age 16 to 27)
Wednesday, 6 p.m. (afterwards: Opening ceremony)
Thursday + Friday, at 7:00 p.m. and 9:15 p.m.

Wednesday, 8:15 p.m.: Opening ceremony

Competition: REC for Kids (films from kids, age 6 to 15)
Wednesday to Friday, 9:00 a.m.:  for visitors from age 6 to 10
Wednesday, 11:00 a.m.:  for visitors from age 8 to 11
Thursday, 11:00 a.m.:  for visitors from age 9 to 12
Friday, 11:00 a.m.:  for visitors from age 13 to 15

Saturday, 2 p.m.: Family program
Saturday, 4 p.m.: Awarding ceremony, the juries will present the Golden and Silver Clips. The „International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film“ will give the „Doku-Clip“ for the best documentary. And the „Ziegler Film“ production will give a hands-on training at their next production of a cinema/TV film.
Afterwards the awarded films will be screened.

Sunday, 11 a.m.: Brunch for all filmmakers

Beside the film program there will be interesting workshops:
„Jurassic Park 8“ (staged by Metaversa, for kids age 6 – 15)
„Radiostudio“ – make your own radio program (staged by Outreach-Jugendradio)
„A self-confident appearance as a filmmaker“ with Lisa Zielke
„Director & Actor in feature film“ with Lisa Zielke
„International Exchange with films from twin towns“

For download:
REC-Filmfestival 2019 – Foreword to catalogue

We are looking forward to see you at the festival!

Press materials and releases

The REC Filmfestival is hosted by the „Jugend- and Familienstiftung des Landes Berlin“, the non-profit association „outreach gGmbH – Projekt Network“, and the non-profit association „PUMA e.V.“ with it’s mediacenter „Clip“ (c/o autofocus Videowerkstatt e.V., Lausitzerstr. 10, D-10999 Berlin, Germany).