International Short Films Competition
Only the most innovative, best, daring, experimental and original films of the last year make it into the competition. An independent selection committee consisting of Wand 5-members and film lovers doing this job voluntarily is in charge of viewing and selecting the entries and compiling the programmes.
The following awards are bestowed by the Short Film Jury.
Preise — International Short Films Competition
The jury’s award for film and video of 4,000 euros donated by the Land capital Stuttgart
Award for the best team work, i.e. a film or a video production made in a joint effort by at least two people, donated with 2,000 euros by Ritter Sport.
Wand 5 Honor Award
Legendary – the special award bestowed by Wand 5-members!
Jury — International Short Films Competition
2 Minutes Short Film Award
For the twelfth time, Filmwinter Stuttgart has called for submissions from emerging artists to take part in this international short film competition for films of up to 2 minutes. The jury will assess works that realize the format in a creative and innovative way.
Preise — 2 Minutes Short Film Award
2 Minutes Short Film Award
Jury prize with an amount of 1,500 euros for a work up to a maximum of 2 minutes.
Jury — 2 Minutes Short Film Award
Buggles Award - Landesmusikvideopreis
Pop-Büro Region Stuttgart and Stuttgarter Filmwinter - Festival for Expanded Media are now awarding the state-wide music video competition for innovative, experimental and unconventional works for the fourth time. Music videos from Baden-Württemberg may be submitted. A commission with representatives from the Pop-Büro Region Stuttgart and Filmwinter Stuttgart will select the competition entries. (Starting July 22, 2023, music videos can be submitted for the Open Call Buggles Award 2024).
Preise — Buggles Award - Landesmusikvideopreis
Buggles Award 2024
The "Buggles Award - Landesmusikvideopreis", worth 1000 euros, will be awarded to directors by an independent jury during the festival.
Online Audience Award
In addition, an online audience prize of 500 euros will be awarded.
Jury — Buggles Award - Landesmusikvideopreis
Media in Space & Network Culture
Besides the classic presentation of samples of film and video art at the Stuttgarter Filmwinter, since 1996 new media were included and works of art presented on CD-Rom and on the internet. An independent selection committee is in charge of viewing and selecting the entries for the exhibition. The committee is consisting of Wand 5-members, artists and connoisseurs of media art doing this job voluntarily. The exhibition features positions reflecting society, performances, installations, performative videos, interactive projects and the social web as well as technically refined transformations of the internet. The following awards are bestowed by the jury.
Preise — Media in Space & Network Culture
Expanded Media Award Media in Space
The jury’s award for Media in Space (installations) of 750 euros.
Expanded Media Award for Network Culture
The jury’s award for Network Culture of 750 euros for network activities, net art, interventions in public and virtual space.