Focus Competition


The Golden Eye endowed with a CHF 25.000 cash prize will be awarded in the Focus Competition by a separate jury. The cash endowment is to be shared equally between director and producer of winning films in all three categories. Winning films with Swiss distribution further profit from P&A contribution for a theatrical release in Switzerland.

Competition Entry Requirements

Submissions to the competition must fulfill the following criteria:
    •    Director’s 1st, 2nd or 3rd feature-length film (> 60 min) 
    •    Projects completed after October 1, 2019   
    •    Minimum status requirement: Swiss Premiere at ZFF
    •    Switzerland, Germany or Austria has to be main production country