It is already a tradition that between 26 and 28 May, during the International Nature Film Festival in Gödöllő we offer a two-day professionals’ event for filmmakers. Our goal is that our guests from the Friday programmes and the lecturers from the Saturday workshops could share as much information as possible based on their professional background and experiences, providing Hungarian artist with valuable knowledge and networking contacts. Our topic in 2017: Films about the natural and cultural values from the Carpathian Basin
Outlined the 3rd International Nature Film Festival programs. As in previous years we expect every festival friends many interesting and exciting programs in May to the Royal Palace, which will be main location of film screenings, and in Lower Park, opposite the castle , which will host the nature and environmental programs.
"Dawn of a new age: Anthropocene - Time of Man" is the title of the competition for preparation of statues and the aim of the project is drawing attention of the society to problem of waste management, which is one of most important problem nowadays. 10 artistic teams have invited for participation in the project: The Hungarian University of Fine Arts (Budapest) Moholy- Nagy University of Art and Design (Budapest)
Think outside the box Musical talent contest To last year’s great succes, we are once again organizing the Jam For Nature, music competition within the framework of the festival. This year you can enter the competition in two categories: solo/duo, or band. Just like last year, professional judges will decide which acts will perform on the festival, and will have the chance to win the grand prize of 200 000 Forints by category, or one of the many other awards:
Dear Friends of our Festival! You can find some miraculous photos from the submitted films of International Nature Film Festival Gödöllő 2017 on our official Facebook site (www.facebook.com/godollofest). This selection will be completed day by day. Have fun viewing the photos! Kind regards, organizers
International Nature Film Festival Gödöllő submission timeframe closed on 10 March! From 58 countries nearly 300 film entered our competition! From Canada to Japan, Argentina to Vietnam, also from several other countries from ALL over the World. Filmmakers know our Festival and they would like compete with their films here, in Hungary, in Gödöllő! Also we would like to thank the films from the nearly all european countries which were submitted by independent filmmakers and studios, this is also a great recognition for us.
The Festival Gala will be held on Saturday, May 27, 2017 from 5 pm to 7 pm at the Riding Hall of the Gödöllő Royal Palace. Thanks to the featured supporters of the festival the value of this year's festival awards adds up to 12 000 EUR for the section and technical awards.
There are several photo competitions nowadays in Hungary, including some around the theme of nature and environmental protection. But ’Magical Hungary’ outshines these. Magical Hungary Nature Photo Nonprofit Ltd. announces its competition every year thus providing opportunity for people to admire wonderful pictures from Hungary’s national parks year by year.
Dear Filmmakers, according to our plans the pre-jury will finish their work by March 29 and select the list of films that will be included in the catalogue and evaluated by the jury. All selected entries will be checked by the organizers for missing administrative or other parts and filmmakers will be informed and required to supply these within eight days. Those who do not meet this deadline will not be included in the catalogue. The jury will start their work April 15.
We recieved fantastic films. More than 200 films from 32 countries. Our new announcement resulted in films meeting the criteria. Less films than in 2015 but of higher value. We are approaching our goal to be an outstanding nature film festival in the region. We would like to say thanks to those who sent us films, to those who spread word about the event to artists and filmmakers and to our media partners. We share the success. May 18-22, 2016 Gödöllő, Hungary. It is worth writing it in your calendar!