SUBMISSIONS FOR the international competition of WJFF 2023 ARE ALREADY OPENED!

The 21st Warsaw Jewish Film Festival (WJFF) will take place from 23-29 October 2023 in person & online Poland-wide. The Festival loves to promote filmmakers working with Jewish themes. Our festival has an international competition with the CAMERA of DAVID Awards. Our team selected and awarded dozens of movies which later won OSCARS & awards at the biggest world-famous festivals.

The CAMERA of DAVID AWARDS are presented in the following categories:

GRAND PRIX - The Best Film of the Festival

Best Narrative Feature

Best Documentary Feature

Best Narrative Short

Best Documentary Short

Audience Award

To submit your film please go to our film submissions platform: FILMFREEWAY!

Only films with Jewish content or Jewish characters will be considered for the festival's competition. Films should be produced in 2022 and 2023. Suitable films on Jewish theme may include culture, Holocaust, history, spirituality, biography, perspectives of contemporary life of Jews from all over the world.

Suitable category of films: narrative feature, documentary feature, animated feature, narrative short, documentary short, animated short. Films which had previous screenings on any other Jewish Film Festival in Warsaw will be not accepted for Warsaw Jewish Film Festival (

The submission regular deadline is August 1st, 2023. The Official Selection will be announced by October 1st, 2023 on the festival website. The complete rules & terms of the competition: click here!



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