Walking On Water at Mudam (13/10)

Film & dance performance with Trois C-L (Banannefabrik 11/10)

Women's event with Little Star Rising (Neimënster 6/10)

Slavic night with Krambabula (Sang a Klang 12/10)

Traveller's evening (Neimënster 10/10)

Photo exhibition 'Down with Walls' (Neimënster)

Balkan Party with Shantel & Bucovina Club Orkestar (Melusina 4/10)

Focus on Lithuania with films, guests & more

Cinédocs: looking at the world around us

Closing event with Malaka Hostel and Baltic Balkan (Melusina 19/10)

National premieres of Luxembourg co-productions

Apero Jazz: Artur Dutkiewicz Trio plays Hendrix & more (Neimenster 13/10)

FunnyEast: have fun with CinEast

Remarkable animated films

Touching dramas

CinEast 2019 awards

CinEast 2019 awards

Grand Prix: Oleg
Special Jury Prize: Corpus Christi
Critics' Prize: Corpus Christi 
Audience Award: Honeyland
Audience Awards - Short Films:
The Christmas Gift (fiction), Toomas Beneath The Valley Of The Wild Wolves (animation), Dancing For You (documentary) (more details)

CinEast 2020 call for entries

CinEast 2020 call for entries

Submit your film to the 13th edition of CinEast film festival held from 8 to 25 October 2020 in Luxembourg. The deadline is 30 June 2020. Click here for more information and the link to our submissions partner FilmFestivalLife.

Festival trailer

Festival trailer

We are proud to present the festival trailer of the 12th edition of CinEast  directed by Adolf El Assal, starring Nilton Martins and Monique Hartmann.

Main partners

Juris Kursietis

director Oleg

Juris Kursietis

Juris Kursietis, born in 1983, worked for six years on Latvian national television as an international journalist. After a Master’s degree in cinema from the Northern Media School in the United Kingdom, he became an assistant director on a number of Latvian movies. Kurseitis directed his first feature film Modris between 2012 and 2013 and, in 2014, the film was selected for Toronto, San Sebastian New Directors (Special Jury prize), Warsaw, Cottbus, Tbilissi (Best Director), Riga (Best First Film and Best Actress in a supporting role), Chicago, Brussels, Kinoshock (Best Director) and many others. Oleg, his sophomore feature, was pitched at the ARCS Coproduction Village in 2016 and the first images where shown at the Karlovy Vary work-in-progress in 2018. The film has been selected for the Directors’ Fortnight at Cannes, 2019.