BIFF 2017: 26. september - 4. oktober

Film Submission


Please read through all the general and specific information on film submission before submitting your screener to Bergen International Film Festival.


- BIFF accepts the following screener formats: DVD, digital file, BluRay and online link

- Screeners will not be returned, so please do not send original material

- Our selection committee will select what films will be included in BIFF’s official programs

- The entrants are responsible for providing BIFF with an accepted festival screening format

- BIFF accepts the following festival screening formats: DCP, digital file, HDCAM and BluRay.


We accept international feature length films, including documentaries, fiction and hybrid.

Unfortunately we do not accept international shorts.


The submission for 2017 closed Friday 4th August.

Submit your film here (closed for 2017)



Upcoming events

tuesday 26.09
Opening film: THE SQUARE KP1, Bergen Kino
wednesday 27.09
thursday 28.09
monday 02.10
wednesday 04.10

The 2017 film lineup is ready! Ticket sales have started!


Download a pdf of the pocket programme here.

Download a pdf of the catalogue here.


Check the credit on your BIFF card here.

NB! At the moment you cannot use the BIFF card in the app, please use the online booking instead.