The Aeronaut Short Film Festival

A film festival for pilots and aviation lovers

It is with great pleasure that we announce the 1st Aeronaut Short Film Festival to take place from 3rd to 9th July 2022.

The aim of the festival is to bring to the attention of the wider audience stories of pilots, planes and places in the format of short films (below 18 minutes).

The festival will take place in hybrid mode: the display of the competing films will be online. However, there will be a number of side events to the festival which will take place in presence in different cities. The award ceremonies will be held in Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

The awards and the Jury

The main categories will be announced in the coming weeks. For each category, there will be audience and jury awards.

The audience award will be derived from the number of positive impressions obtained by each film displayed on the platform, during the week of the Festival.

The Jury will also be announced in the coming weeks. it will include professionals of the film, aviation and space industries. Their vote will be revealed at the award ceremony on 9th July 2022.


In order to register your film, use this link.

Registrations close at 23:59 of 18th June 2022.

In addition, make sure to:

  • include a short description of your film
  • confirm that you hold the rights to all content played (e.g. soundtrack and images)
  • confirm that you agree for your film to be uploaded to the display platform
  • transfer the registration fee of 20 EUR

In case of need, you will be able to amend the description.