The Festival Board and the Belgrade Youth Center hereby inform all producers and filmmakers from Serbia that they can enter their submissions starting from January 5, 2021 to March 1, 2021 as the latest, for the Domestic Competition Program (documentary film with running time up to 50 minutes, documentary film with running time over 50 minutes, TV documentary film, short film, animated film, experimental film and video art) of THE BELGRADE DOCUMENTARY AND SHORT FILM FESTIVAL – MARTOVSKI FESTIVAL , 68th EDITION.

All entries must be submitted exclusively through the website:

International filmmakers and producers can submit their films for the International Competition Program in the short film category.

The producers or filmmakers of selected films will be notified no later than March 12, 2021.

Starting from last year, a 10 Euro submission fee is for all International selection entries. The payment is non-refundable, regardless of whether the film is selected for screening at the Festival or not. The payments are to be transferred to the foreign currency account of the Belgrade Youth Center, the festival organiser. Banking instructions are available along with the entry form at All entries will receive a payment receipt. Only after the payment has been made, the films will be taken into consideration by the selection committee.

Since the 67th edition couldn’t be held during 2020 due to the Covid 19 pandemic, the Festival Board ruled that the next edition will be double: 67/68. The Festival will take place from March 22-28, 2021. The complete last year’s competition selection will be screened, as well as the films that will be included in the competition program by the selection committee’s decision after the closing date of the new competition. The Festival awards will also be tied together – for the 67th and 68th editions of the Festival.