Festival

Six days of amazing film experiences from the Baltic Sea.

The 3rd edition of Carl International Film Festival will be held August 23–28. This year the programme has a special focus on Germany, presenting a diverse selection of the best and most interesting from the contemporary German cinema.

Located in the beautiful archipelago of Karlskrona in Sweden, the intimate festival presents a vast selection with new films from Finland, Russia, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Germany, Denmark, Sweden and Norway, including the festival’s competitive section, Baltic Sea Competition, as well as open air screenings, talks, festivities and more.

Read more about Baltic Sea competition here.

The full festival programme will be presented on July 25, 2019.

Carl Film Forum

The festival’s industry platform Carl Film Forum focuses on establishing new opportunities for international co-production within the Baltic Sea region, roads to financing film and audiovisual media, focus on development of regional funds and film and audiovisual media production as a way to further regional development. Through seminars, networking, presentations and festivities a range of topics on the development of Swedish, Baltic Sea and international film industry will be presented.

Read more about Carl Film Forum here.

Programme 2018

Check out last year’s festival programme here.