6th Hungarian Special IndependentFilm Festival 2020

The Hungarian Special Motion Picture Association, in cooperation with the Hungarian Special Arts Workshop Association, organizes a film festival for hungarian and foreign creators.

Who can apply?

People living with disabilities (creators with intellectual disabilities, psychiatric patients and people struggling with addiction), creators living with autism, people working in the field of social-care and special education, independent filmmakers, television professionals, students and everyone who touches the topic of disability in their films.

Requirements of the Applications:

One can apply with any film without restrictions regarding the topic or the length of the film, for example: fiction, feature films, documentaries or portraiture, animated movies, methodology or PR films. The only requirement for the nominated films: the theme of the films must be in some way about the world of the people living with disabilities.

Sending in the applications:

Online to the address Ez az e-mail-cím a szpemrobotok elleni védelem alatt áll. Megtekintéséhez engedélyeznie kell a JavaScript használatát. , using a file-sharing site (wetransfer, toldacuccot etc.), or via mail, on a DVD-disc to the address:

Magyar Speciális Mozgókép Egyesület H-9732 Kőszeg2, PO Box: 16.

Suggested format: audio: mp4, video: mpg2 using a 720x576 or better resolution.


Deadline of the applications:

21th September 2020

Place of the festival

Eötvös10 Community and Cultural Stage, Budapest, 6th district, Eötvös str. 10.


 17-18th November 2020

With English subtitle

The adjured jury:

Dr. Katalin Radványi special education teacher, psychologist, college teacher
Tamás Kulcsár director
Tibor Lovass President of the National Association of Local Televisions
Bianka Szabó special filmmaker
Gyula Szaffner expert, ELTE-BGGYK (Gusztáv Bárczi Special Education Faculty)

The members of the jury evaluate the nominated films individually too.

The application form can be downloaded from the Association’s internet page: www.msmke.net

Further information:

Phone: +36 30 559 2764 (Balázs Gaál)  E-mail: Ez az e-mail-cím a szpemrobotok elleni védelem alatt áll. Megtekintéséhez engedélyeznie kell a JavaScript használatát.  Fb: facebook.com/specmozgokep

Gábor Fábián


Hungarian Special Motion Picture Association