Competition and Awards

The WaHFF is organized in two competitions: the Official Selection - height films competing for the Best Movie Clion Award - and the Documentary Competition - featuring height historical documentaries.
Awarded Clions are : Best Film, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Sets and Costumes, Audience Award, Young Jury Award, Best Documentary and Critics Jury Award.

2020 selection to be announced in the fall

Past winners Movie submission

Guests and Jury

The WaHFF Official Selection and Documentary Competition juries are appointed from a wide range of renowned directors, actors, historians and other cinema professionals. Each edition is also an opportunity to honor special guests who contributed to historical films.

2020 juries and guests to be announced in the fall

Past juries

Activities and events

The WaHFF offers a variety of activities around the cinema and History, for the mainstream audience as for cinema professionals, and for all ages.
This includes premieres, out-of-competition screenings, concerts, activities for children, shows and reenactments.

2020 schedule to be announced in the fall