March 19 – April 2



25th Vilnius International Film Festival “Kino pavasaris” (March 19–April 2, 2020) is inviting European filmmakers to submit their fiction, documentary, animation and experimental short and feature length films. Submissions will be closed November 1st, 2019.

All you need is to:

  • Register your film using the following link:
  • Read Terms & Condition Fill out the online submission form
  • Pay 20 EUR fee for the application to be reviewed (For Lithuanian films the Fee will be waived)
  • Mail us the online screener:

By the 15th of January 2020, filmmakers of selected films will be notified personally. Due to the high number of applications the festival's programme committee keeps the right to notify only the selected works.


European Debut Competition for films from Europe Countries (1st feature film).

Awards presented by an international jury:

  • Grand Prix, Sunny statue and 5 000 Euro shared equally by the director and the producer of the winning film;
  • Sunny statue for the Best Director and 1 000 Euro;
  • Sunny statue for the Best Actress and 1 000 Euro;
  • Sunny statue for the Best Actor and 1 000 Euro.

Short Competition is dedicated to European short films by directors who still haven’t made a feature-lenght film.

Maximum film duration: 30 minutes (including credits).

Award presented by an international jury: Best Short Film Award, Sunny statue and 3,000 Eur for the director of the winning film.

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us at:, or 00370 680 36577.

25th VIFF “Kino pavasaris” will be held in March 19–April 2, 2020! 

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