Directors' Coffee

Part of our framework is the Directors Coffee. We create space for exchange and network.


The Arc connects - new partnerships to cinematic cities and festivals with different bias bring to topics to center stage. To learn about upcoming partnerships, follow us here. 

Our Scene-Talks

Experts and young filmmakers discuss about themes brought by the presented movies and current issues of the industry.

Filmmakers in Mainz

We invite all filmmakers to join there screening and our kindly designed program. Our Hotel partners help accommodating them well.

Breakfast with Filmmakers

In Germany we believe in breakfast. A good start of the day is the right base for an aspiring day. Here we talk about the movies from the night before.

Award Ceremony

Saturday night is Award Night at the Arc Film Festival. After cheering all great works and handing out trophies we dance at the After-Show-Flimmern. Read about last years winners.

The Arc Film Festival 2018

The Arc Film Festival 2017

Without our partners this wouldn't be possible. We sincerely thank you.

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Important allys of the industry

The Film For Our Future network

Local partners and hotels