- maximum film length 30 minutes
- director has to have a European passport or has to be born in Europe
- independent entry not possible, no call for entries!
- nomination during one of the cooperating festivals
- takes place in Berlin every second year
- in the other years it takes place in one of the other European capitals
- general: www.europeanfilmacademy.org
- rules for short films: www.europeanfilmacademy.org