Science Film Festival


The Science Film Festival received 146 films from 32 countries for consideration this year. National pre-juries of local science education and media experts in all participating festival countries have concluded their selection process and the official selection of the Science Film Festival is comprised of 52 films from 17 countries in 2015.

The organizers wish to thank all filmmakers, producers and broadcasters for their submissions.

Please visit our FILMS page for an overview of the films in competition this year or select your country of interest for information on local screenings.

Last year the Science Film Festival reached 600 000 visitors in 12 countries. It is the largest event of its kind worldwide in terms of audience reach.

In 2015, the Science Film Festival is an official Collaborating Partner of the UN International Year of Light and takes place internationally between October 01 and December 20.

    Award-winning Films 2014

    • The Visual Effects Award 2014
      The Visual Effects Award
      Simply complex
    • IPST Education Award 2014
      IPST Education Award
      Annedroids – New pals Ep. 1
    • The Ecofilmprize 2014
      The Ecofilmprize
      nine-and-a-half: Bio Plastic
    • SIEMENS Discovery Award 2014
      SIEMENS Discovery Award
      Wildlife: Sophisticated farmers – Leaf Cutter Ants
    • Mercedes-Benz Science Film Award 2014
      Mercedes-Benz Science Film Award The show with the mouse: Magnet Rails
    • The Prize of the Jury 2014
      The Prize of the Jury
      Robot Revolution