Deadline: 1 Novmber 2022
Call for entries

March 22 – April 2 2023 in Prague and over 20 towns around the Czech Republic and in Brussels.

We would like to invite you to submit your film to the 25th edition of the festival. One World has grown over the years to become the largest human rights film festival in the world. It is one of the leading cultural events in Prague and the Czech Republic.

We are looking for:

Feature or mid-length creative documentaries finished in last 2 years (2021 – 2023) – minimum length is 40 minutes
Documentaries for virtual reality (interactive projects and 360° films)
Docs for kids – short documentaries and animated films for children (no experimental films)

Creative documentaries on human rights, social, political, environmental, and media issues will be selected based on the quality of the filmmaking and the power of their stories.

Selected films are screened in three competitive categories: International Competition for creative documentaries, Right To Know Competition for documentaries making an exceptional contribution to protecting human rights and Czech Competition for local documentaries; and several non-competitive thematic categories.

For competitive categories, we prefer World and International premieres – in case you plan to premiere your film at One World Festival, please contact us for more information at

A submission fee will be charged to cover administrative costs:
Feature and mid-length documentaries: 25 EUR
Docs for Kids: 15 EUR

The fee will be waived for selected countries of production (more information in the submission form).

Film Submission Form

EXTENDED FILM SUBMISSION DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 1, 2022 (for films finished between September and November 2022)