UNDER THE AUSPICES OF
THE MINISTRY OF TOURISM AND CULTURE, YOUTH AND SPORTS OF ALBANIA


Tirana International Film Festival

Cinema Short Film Festival
fiction, documentaries, animation and experimental

December 05 - 11, 2005

 



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TIFF 2005

AWARDS '05


 International Jury

 

Guests of the Festival

Ken Loach, Goran Paskaljevic, Carl Henrik Svenstedt, Fatmir Koci, Interfilm Berlin, Danish Film School, David D'arcy, Ron Holloway, and more ...
 

Special Programe
“P   A   N   O   R   A   M   A”
 


Greeting remark by the Minister of Tourism, Culture, Youth and Sports

Dear Friend
GREETING FROM
THE ORGANIZERS

 

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Entry Rules & Regulations
 

Submitted Films

 

 

 


Awards of the Third Edition of Tirana International Film Festival:


The Best Film of TIFF

 BEFORE I GO
by Heiko Hahn – GERMANY

(3 000 Euro)

 This prize is sponsored by the Ministry of Tourism, Culture, Youth and Sports and it was awarded by the Deputy Minister Mrs.Suzana Turku.  


The Best Fiction Film of TIFF

 DANYA
by Beth Armstrong – AUSTRALIA
(2 000 Euro)

 This prize is sponsored by the Municipality of Tirana

The prize is awarded by the Chairman of the International Jury for the fiction section, Mr. David D’Arcey (USA)


The Best Albanian Film of TIFF

  89 CENT
by Dhimiter Ismailaj – USA Production, Albanian Director

(2 000 Euro)

 The Albanian Jury members: 
Vladimir PRIFTI
Alfred TREBICKA
Sajmir BAJO

 The prize is sponsored by the Municipality of Tirana.

The prize was awarded by the Albanian actor and director, member of the Albanian Jury, Mr. Alfred TREBICKA.  


The Jury of the Experimental, Documentary and Animation section, composed by:

 Danny LENNON (Canada)
Roland SEJKO (Italy)
Mevlan SHANAJ (Albania)
 

decided that:

The Best Experimental Film of TIFF
 

 ENTER & EXIT
by Shpend Bengu - ALBANIA

(
1 000 Euro) 

 This prize was awarded by the chairman of the Jury for the experimental, documentary and animation section, Danny Lennon.


 The Best Animation Film of TIFF

 FALLEN ART
by Tomek Baginski – POLAND

( 2 000 Euro)

 This prize is sponsored by the Ministry of Tourism, Culture, Youth and Sports.

The Prize was awarded by Mr. Roland Sejko, member of the Jury for the Experimental, Documentary and Animation section.  


The Best Documentary Film of TIFF

 WAYFARERS
by Igor Strembitskyy – UKRAINE

(2 000 Euro)

The Prize was awarded by Mr. Mevlan Shanaj, member of the Jury for the Experimental, Documentary and Animation section.  
 


Fiction Category:

 
The International Jury members:

 David D’ARCY           (USA) 
Jesper ANDERESEN (Denmark) 
Mathias GROLL (Germany) 
Carl Henrik SVENSTEDT (Sweden)
Artan MINAROLLI (Albania) 

This Jury awarded three extra special mentions:

 SPECIAL MENTION

 113
by Jason Branderberg – SWITZERLAND

 The prize was awarded by the Fiction Jury member, Mr. Jesper Andersen

  INITATION
by Roman Filippov – RUSSIA 

 The prize was awarded by the Fiction Jury member, Mr. Mathias Groll

  SNOWDROPS
by Robert Budina – Albania 

 The prize was awarded by the Fiction Jury member, Mr. Carl Henrik Svenstedt 


Provincia di Brindisi Best Award  

 WINDOWS XP
by Ujkan Hysaj - KOSOVA  

(500 Euro)

This Prize was awarded by our partner in this edition of TIFF 2005, Provincia di Brindisit, in the framework of the INTERREG III Programme financed by the European Union.  
The prize is awarded by Mr. Lorenzo Cirasino, responsible for the Communitarian Policies in the Brindisi Province.


Media Award

 THE GOOD CALLIGRAPHY
by Alex Sampayo - SPAIN

(1 000 Euro)

Selected by the Media Jury members: 

Elsa DEMO (Gazeta Shekulli)  
Virgjil MUÇI  
Leonard OLLI (Revista Kult) 
Jerina ZALOSHNJA (Tirana Times)

This prize is sponsored by the Ministry of Tourism, Culture, Youth and Sports
The prize is awarded by Mrs. Elsa Demo, member of the Media Jury


Public Award

 SNOWDROPS (LULEBORE)
by Robert Budina    -  ALBANIA

(1 000 Euro)

The prize is awarded by the responsible for Culture in the Embassy of the United States of America in Tirana, Mr. Mieczyslaw P. Boduszynski  



FACTS AND FIGURES OF 3rd EDITION


About 700 films from 65 different countries all over the world have applied in edition of TIFF,  370 authors applied in the category of fiction, 185 in animation, 85 in documentary and 60 in experimental
Program of the 3rd edition: 203 films, 27 full length.
Total of the program = 5015 min



Image from the press conference for the announcement
of the competition selection films.   for more...


  SELECTED FILMS FOR COMPETITION
 OF THE 3-rd EDITION OF TIFF  
for more...
 


         ***    Welcome to Tirana Short Film Festival     ***     From 5 to 11 December 2005    ***    The International Festival  for short film, fiction, documentaries, animation and experimental    ***  

  Ken Loach in Tirana for the third edition of TIFF   In the framework of the third edition of Tirana International Film Festival, Ken Loach will come to Albania to introduce his new movie “Tickets”.  Loach’s movie will be screened during the opening day of the Festival, the 5th December. more...
 

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  Master classes and lessons  During the days of TIFF for the Albanian filmmakers and  the audience are going to take part many master classes and lessons from the above mentioned guest as Goran Paskaljevic, Carl Henrik Svenstedt, David D, arcy, experts from the Danish Film School, ect.
 

 


 



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