ZFF 72 Festival Edition: Register now

03. September 2018

Switzerland’s biggest film contest enters its next round. Participants can now register at ZFF72.com for the Festival Edition, which takes place from September 28 until October 1, 2018. 

The registration is open until Friday, September 28 at 12 noon. This is also the time when the theme of the contest is announced. From this point on, participants have exactly 72 hours to create and upload a film lasting no longer than 72 seconds. Participants must register new each year at zff72.com if they wish to take part. Film submissions will once again take place via our zff72.com website. 

What you can win

_Online voting begins on October 2 at 18:00, the film with the most votes wins the Viewers Award and a CHF 4’000.– cash prize. 

_Unrelated to online voting, a jury chooses a winner from all the films entered. The Jury Award is endowed with a CHF 5'000. – cash prize.

_All films shot with a mobile device can enter the Mobile Filming category and are in with a chance of winning fantastic prizes from Samsung: 1x Galaxy S9, 1x Galaxy Tab S4, 1x Gear 36

Award ceremony

The ZFF 72 Award Ceremony takes place at Folium Sihlcity on Friday, October 5, 2018 at 22:00. The prizes will be presented by ZFF 72 Ambassador and freestyle skier Fabian Bösch. Fabian is not only a successful athlete, but also a passionate filmmaker: on Instagram he inspires his followers with daring action clips.  

ZFF 72 is supported by Credit Suisse, Samsung, Singular DTV and the media partners Radio Energy, 20 Minuten, Cineman and Cineuropa. ZFF 72 also collaborates with various film festivals in the young filmmaker and short film sectors and Zurich University of the Arts.