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AWARDS 16th edition TIFF 2018 »   INTERNATIONAL FEATURE COMPETITION The jury composed by: Andrea Wink (Germany), Besnik Krapi (Kosovo), Marija Perovic (Montenegro) GOLDEN OWL - BEST FEATURE FILM Irina by Nadejda Koseva | Bulgaria | 2018 A strong story about surviving in unpleasant surrounding through female character that shows how we can forgive and find the hope at the end. Një historie të fuqishme mbi mbijetesën në një mjedis të pakënaqshëm përmes një personazhi femër, e cila tregon si mund të ... Newsletter 2018 »   Tirana International Film Festival is the most important cinematographic event that takes place in Albania. Not only because is the oldest and most experienced but also for the highest number of applications, selective films’ capability, the rich program, fascinating discoveries and premieres of the most important cinematic films’ market today in the world. For all mentioned reasons, Tirana International Film Festival after applying was qualified as Festival from  the  Academy of Art an... Programme 2018 » Competition: 1. FEATURE INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION (Feature - EYE on TIFF) 2. SHORT INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION (Live Action - Animation - Student - Video Art & Experimental) 3. DOCUMENTARY INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION (Feature - Mid - Short Lengths) 4. BALKAN COMPETITION (Feature - Short) 5. IN ALBANIAN COMPETITION Non Competition: 1. SPECIAL SCREENINGs 2. FOCUS ( For Another Dream May '68 - Oscar® Nominated Short films 2018 - OIPLA Animation Poland 2018 - IVAN ARGOTE Video Art) 3. PAN... Festival description » GENERAL INFORMATION Tirana International Film Festival, which is implemented by the Tirana Film Institute,  is the biggest and the oldest Film Festival in Albania, placed in the capital city Tirana. The Festival was created in 2003 (it was the first film festival after 1 decade of gap from the official state film festival organized during the communism regime until 1990). The Festival is internationally recognized and screens every year more than 200 movies of all genres (feature, short, fictio...
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Awards 2013
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FEATURE CATEGORY

BEST FEATURE FILM
Seven Lucky Gods
by Jamil Dehlavi / UK / Fiction

BEST DIRECTOR
Thanos Anastapoulos
The Daughter / Greece / Fiction

THE BEST SCREENPLAY
Alberto Morais, Ignacio Gutierrez- Solana
The Kids from the Port / Spain / Fiction

THE BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
Marius Iacob
Love Building / Romania / Fiction

THE BEST EDITING “LUC BARNIER”
Frederic Labonde
Humus / France / Experimental

The International Jury of Feature Films composed of members:
Katriel Schory, Israel (Chairman of Israel Film Fund); Afrim Spahiu, Kosova (DoPs); Dimitris Koutsiabasakos, Greece (Film Director); Ylljet Aliçkaj, Albania (Screenwriter); Vjosa Berisha, Kosova (Director of PriFilmFest).

SHORT CATEGORY

THE BEST SHORT FICTION FILM
Damn Girl
by Pelle Folmer / Denmark

Special mention
A Political Story
by Lander Camarero / Spain

THE BEST SHORT ANIMATED FILM
Women’s Letter
by Augusto Zanovello / France

THE BEST SHORT DOCUMENTARY
The Executioner’s Tear
by Layth Abdulamir / France

Special mention
The Landing
by Simone Salvemini / Italy

THE BEST SHORT EXPERIMENTAL
Tamburine Buttocks
by Carlo Sampietro / Brasil

The International Jury of Short Films composed of members:
Víctor M. Muñoz, UK (FESTHOME Platform); Sergio Stagno, Italy (SKEPTO Film Festival); Arben Zharku, Kosova (SKENA UP Film Festival); Esther Cabero, Spain (KIMUAK Distributor); Fabrizio Ferrari, Italy (Director of RIFF-Rome Indipendent Film Festival).

IN ALBANIAN AWARD
Me, the Sea and…
by Lulzim Sula / Albania / Documentary

Special mention
Shkurta
by Arzana Kraja / Kosova

The In Albanian Jury composed of members:
Kujtim Gjonaj, Albania (Film Director); Eriola Fiore, Albania (Production Manager); Julian Bejko, Albania (Master & Ph.D. in philosophy).

MEDIA AWARD
Ex aequo

Generator Democracy
by Nikoleta Leousi / Greece / Fiction
by Borja Cobeaga / Spain / Fiction

The Media Jury composed of members:
Endri Xhafo, Albania (Journalist & documentarist); Albana Nexhipi, Albania (Journalist TOP media); Blendi Salaj, Albania (Blogger & online publicist).

AUDIENCE AWARD

Silence
by Bekim Guri / Kosova / Fiction

INTERNET VOTE
Chamomile by Neritan Zinxhiria / Greece / Fiction

Special Awards

BEST BALKAN FILM by AltCine
Shift 12-48
by Faith Ozdemir / Turkey / Fiction

THE FIRST SHORT FILM “RON HOLLOWAY”
Worthless
by Nart Zeqiraj / Kosova / Fiction

BEST ALBANIAN STUDENT
Amen
by Franc Priska / Albania / Fiction

SPECIAL ACTING AWARDS

Sabina Alimani, leading actress in the feature film in competition The Daughter
Heiner Lauterbach, leading actor in the feature film Harms (Special Screening)

Honorary Award - RetrospecTIFF
Endri Keko
For outstanding contribution in Albanian cinematography

 

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