Transition IQMF


Submission closed!

THANK YOU to all filmmakers and distributors for submitting your work to TRANSITION 2017!!!

We now have the pleasure to review the films and will respond to you individually. Although our submissions are officially closed, we may still be able to consider it if you send us an email at ASAP.
Save the date for the 6th Transition Film Festival: 9 - 17 November, 2017 in Vienna, Austria.

Transition is Europe’s first and biggest queer film event focused on intersectionality within the Queer spectrum. We present over 75 films each year, including short- and feature-length documentaries, animation, narrative and experimental works. In addition, we host workshops, discussions, parties and performances.

Transition considers films centered on LGBTIAQ Minority topics including but not limited to: People of color, Migrants, Women*, Religion, Queer Parenthood, Dis/ability, Trans*, Asexuality, Intersexuality, Queer Porn and so on. Essentially, we are looking for films that confront stereotypes, push boundaries and above all, showcases the diverse reality of the LGBTIAQ community around the world.


All accepted films, with the approval of the submitter, will be considered for the following awards:

  • Transition Award for Best Short (300 euro)
  • Transition Award for Best Documentary (750 euro)
  • Transition Award for Best Feature (1000 euro)

Submission period 2017

Film submissions open on 6 January 2017 and close on 31 May 2017.


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