Submissions 2020

WFFR, Wildlife Film Festival Rotterdam. Foto Marco De Swart

WFFR 2020 is closed for entries!

Wildlife Film Festival Rotterdam (WFFR) is the largest wildlife festival in The Netherlands. It focuses on the screening of nature, wildlife, environment and  conservation documentaries.

The 6th edition will take place from Tuesday 27 October – Sunday 1 November 2020.

The festival is held in the city centre of Rotterdam at one venue in six screening rooms.

The competition is free of fees. The deadline for entries is 1 May 2020.

In 2020 WFFR will recognise outstanding achievements in eleven Flamingo Award categories

You can submit your film via FilmFreeway. The rules and terms can be found on FilmFreeway. If you wish to submit your film otherwise, please contact for the possibilities.

Agenda for 2020:

Friday 1 May: Official submission deadline
Saturday 15 August: Announcement of the selected finalists and Flamingo Award nominees
Tuesday 27 October – Sunday 1 November: Wildlife Film Festival Rotterdam, held in one of Europe’s most exhilarating cities
Saturday 31 October: The winning filmmakers will be announced during the Flamingo Award Ceremony at the festival