There are two RFN events this year: in Berlin in May and in Nottingham in June. Read on to find out more and hope to see you there!

MAY ’19

We are pleased to announce the first Radical Film Network Meeting in Berlin 2–5 May 2019.  The RFNMB welcomes contributions from individuals and communities both inside and outside academia, from artists, activists, filmmakers, researchers, scientists and others, looking for answers to the question: “What is radical film?“ Interested participates are invited to submit one proposal in following format:

  •     Short lecture, film- or project presentation (6 min 40 s)
  •     Lecture, film- or project presentation (max. 25 min)
  •     Workshop (max. 2.5 hours)

Proposals should be kept to a maximum of 1 page (lecture), or 2 pages (workshop), and can be sent in either English or German to:

Deadline for submissions: 28th February 2019

Limited funds to cover expenses for lecturers, presenters and workshop leaders will be provided. Participants who do not reside in Berlin are eligible to apply for a travel and accommodation grant. The event will be held in English. The programme details will be announced in due course. Please send any enquiries to the above address.

Link to download the open call:

For more information see:


And we are pleased to announce the Radical Film Network Conference, which will take place in Nottingham from the 3-5 June 2019.

The deadline to submit an abstract ASAP – CFP is 31 January 2019.

You can submit a proposal if you are interested in giving a presentation or organising a panel or workshop at the conference.

Interested participants are invited to submit proposals for one of the following formats:
1. a 20-minute presentation
2. a 1.5-hour panel (with 3-4 panellists)
3. a 1-1.5-hour workshop on any aspect of radical film cultures

Proposals to a maximum of 300 words (presentation) or two-pages (panel or workshop) should be sent to:

Conference registration has opened. Early bird rate and unwaged rate are available. All welcome!

For more information see the Facebook page: