Mobile Phone Film Competition

On the occasion of the World Peace Day the Goethe-Institut Cyprus together with the Association for Historical Dialogue & Research (AHDR) and the Cinema for Peace Foundation (Berlin) are calling for a mobile phone film competition. The winning films will be screened in a public awards ceremony on 10 December 2015.

The mobile phone films should be maximum 5 minutes long and should document:

  • Life at the Green Line
  • Where Turkish Cypriots and Greek Cypriots meet
  • Where they are separated
  • What they feel and what they hope for
  • What makes them feel equal and what makes them feel different

All participants must be between 15 – 25 years old.
Prizes will be given to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners!
Please send your MPEG-4/ QuickTime files via We Transfer/Dropboxtogether with a short synopsis in English (max 200 words) and the completed application form by 31st October, 2015 to

Click here for the application form.


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At the age of ten Sophia moved from Sweden in 1998 and has since lived in several locations around the world including Spain, and has been residing in North Cyprus for four years now. Her educational background is in marketing, hotel management and real estate, and she now works as a real estate agent and is editor in chief for New Cyprus Magazine. If you any questions for Sophia, please write to: