December 15, 2018
July 25, 2019
October 05, 2019
December 10, 2019
February 28, 2020
March 13, 2020
April 10, 2020 to April 12, 2020
About the program
The opening ceremony of the festival, concert program, Red carpet.
Opening of film screenings program.
Special screenings program.
Film screenings program. Presentations of films and press conference of actors
Film screenings of the competition/out of competition festival program.
Film screening. Photo session. Autograph session.
Night of short films.
The closing ceremony of the festival.
Awards & Prizes:
This is the list of Awards for the Beijing Film Festival:
Grand Jury Prize: Documentary
Grand Jury Prize: Feature
Grand Jury Prize: Short
Grand Jury Prize: Animation
China Cinema Grand Jury Prize: Dramatic
China Cinema Directing Award: Dramatic
China Cinema Dramatic Special Jury Award for Acting
China Cinema Dramatic Special Jury Award for Screenwriting
China Cinema Dramatic Special Jury Award for Unique Vision & Design
Audience Award: Feature
Audience Award: Documentary
Audience Award: Short
Audience Audience Award: Animation
Special Jury Award for Editing
Special Jury Prize for Social Impact
Special Jury Prize: Screenplay
Rules & Terms:
• Films shown in other festivals or public screenings are acceptable for consideration.
• Work can be submitted on DVD or streaming video. DVD submissions will not be returned.
• Exhibition Format authorized: DCP or Blu-ray.
• Feature-length Films and Documentaries must be between 80 – 300 minutes maximum.
• Short Films must be between 1 – 80 minutes maximum.
• Films in any language other than English or Chinese must be subtitled in English or Chinese.