The Organizers of CineFest have created the following awards to honor outstanding achievements in the field of German Film Heritage:
The Reinhold Schünzel Award:
A prize given to one or more People for longtime achievements in cherishing, preserving, and disseminating German Film Heritage.
The Willy Haas Award:
A prize for an important international print and DVD publication not older than two years on German cinema, chosen from five previously nominated titles.
From 9 - 13 April 2018 Ponrepo cinema in Prague presents a selection of the film programme from cinefest 2017 "Revolution, Restoration, and Transition" to the programme