Enhancing Peace through Youth Creativity


Giffoni Macedonia Youth Film Festival

Short Movie Competition

EPYC Short Film Award is open!

A brand new competition for short films (feature, documentary or animation) is now open for submitions!

The first edition of the EPYC Short Film Awards will take place in October 2023, as part of the eleventh edition of Giffoni Macedonia Youth Film Festival.

The EPYC Short Film Awards aims to encourage professional and amateur filmmakers, especially young authors from the Balkan region, to create short films for young audiences that promote peace and reconciliation, regional integration, democracy, European values and human rights.


Short Film Award (800€)

EPYC Youth

Short Film Award (500€)

EPYC Balkan

Short Film Award (500€)

EPYC features in Giffoni Macedonia Youth Film festival 2023: