Short Film Catalogue "German Short Films"

The short film catalogue "German Short Films" has been published annually since 2004 and presents a selection of 100 exceptional current German short films as well as an extensive service appendix containing an index and important contacts of the German short film scene. This compilation is supposed to portray the manifold German short film production and presents works of film students as well as outstanding independent productions. All genres are represented ranging from short fiction to animation, experimental and documentary films.

Online Catalogue

Our online catalogue provides access to all films published in the short film catalogues "German Short Films" since 2004.

The search option gives the possibility to filter in categories, like title, director, specific length, production year or similar.

Under A-Z the films of all hitherto published catalogues are listed in alphabetical order.

Online Preview

Offers: a selection of more than 500 short films from the annual catalogues since 2007 online (password protected)

- the exploiting film industry worldwide (curators, festivals, cinemas, journalists, distributors, sales representatives etc.)
- representatives from the educational field (media educators, specialized teachers, lecturers who use short films in their lessons, classes and lectures)

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Short films available for online preview are marked with one or two icons:
  preview for film professionals
  preview for educational area

The online preview service does not include any further rights of using the films for public or private screenings, screenings in lectures or classes as well as for downloads, copying etc.
For these purposes you have to contact the copyright holders who are listed in the online catalogue for each film.

!!! Unfortunately, it is not possible to grant access to the database for private research.