Call for entries: SEE THE SOUND

CALL FOR ENTRIES: Films about music for SEE THE OUND and a prize for the Best Music Documentary


SEE THE SOUND, the film festival of SoundTrack_Cologne invites all film makers, producers and distributors to submit films with a focus on music.


SEE THE SOUND is dedicated to all forms of motion pictures, that visualise music and sound. Music documentaries and feature films with focus on music like biopics about musicians or bands, documentaries about concerts, portraits of composers, portraits of bands or music videos may be submitted.

Since its inception, SoundTrack_Cologne grew as a festival and conference program into Europes leading platform for music and sound in film, games, TV and multimedia in general. With SEE THE SOUND SoundTrack_Cologne offers a platform to outstanding films about music to be presented on the big screen.


SEE THE SOUND honors the Best Music Documentary!

Furthermore, the prize for the Best Music Documentary will be awarded at SEE THE SOUND for the seventh time. The prize winner will receive 2,500 euros.


Films and music videos whose production was completed in 2018 or 2019, and/or premiered after July 1st, 2018 are eligible for submission. Films may be formatted as BluRay (preferred), DCP, or DVD. Music videos formatted as Quicktime movies will also be considered.

There are no restrictions regarding the country of production. Preview copies are preferred to online screeners. DVD submissions are also accepted.


Submission ends February 16th, 2020.


>Participation requirements and the submission form here