INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION JURY
Graduated in 2000 on Literature – major in History and Critics of
Cinema, “La Sapienza” University in Rome. In 2005 takes a Master
degree in Press offi ce for Cinema, organized by the School of
Cinema of Rome.
Product Placement Supervisor of “Armonia”Production for the movie
“Come tu mi vuoi” by Wolfango De Biasi. Production Coordinator for
“Heat” Production srl movie “Valzer” by Salvatore Maira. In 2006 is
Coordinator for “Heat” Production srl movie“L’Abbuffata” by Mimmo
Calopresti, starring Diego Abatantuono and Gerard Depardieux. In
2002 she teaches the Theory and Techniques of Cinema at the Casperia
Institute of Rimini in the frame of the “Cinema and School” project.
organiser of the 2001 edition of orte Short Film Festival. Director
of the second edition of CoRToVITERBo 2007 Short Film Festival.
Appolloni collaborated with “Istituto Luce” in the fi eld of
archiving and editorial activities mainly dealing with MIFED of
Milan, MIPTV of Cannes and Heat Production srl.
After studying at the Philosophical Faculty of the Cologne
he moved to Prague to attend FAMU, the renowned film and TV academy.
There he directed a short called Astropolitan, which premiered at
the International Belgrade Film Festival and earned Mani success
early in his career. While working as a translator for Emir
Kusturica’s Underground, he agreed to shoot a documentary on
Kusturica called Shooting Days, which has won critical acclaim and
Sam Green is a San
documentary fi lmmaker. Green received
his master’s degree in journalism from the
University of California, Berkeley, where he
studied documentary with acclaimed fi lmmaker Marlon Riggs. His most
recent fi lm The Weather Underground was nominated for an Academy
Award, broadcast nationally on PBS, and included in the 2004 Whitney
His other award-winning documentaries
include lot 63, grave c, The Rainbow Man/
John 3:16, n-Judah 5:30, and Pie Fight ’69. Mr. Green currently
teaches at the University of San Francisco and the San Francisco Art
Institute. He has received grants from the Creative Capital,
Rockefeller and Guggenheim Foundations, as well as the national
Endowment for the Arts. He has been a
resident at the MacDowell Colony, the Bellagio Study and Conference
Center, the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, and the Marin Headlands
Center for the Arts.
Cristiano Palozzi is
a director, and audiovisual manager. Since 1991, he established an
artistic and co - production partnership with Antonella Sica,
carrying out all future project and
co-directing Genova Film Festival, one
of the most important cultural events for Italian fi lm makers, well
known for the competition of short movies and documentaries (about
600 movies applying form Italy).
Editor and fi lm critic in different countries like Bulgaria,
Ireland, Canneries Islands, Japan, norway, Russia, South Africa, and
He is one of the members of the Promotion Committee, of national
Center of Short fi lm.
Additionally, he is the director of Genova Film Festival.
Nga dora e
shkrimtarit Bashkim Hoxha kanë dalë me rradhë veprash si :
“Dëshmitari i Shkretëtirës”, “Hotel Ballkan”,
“Mbreti i Vesës”, “Mot i keq për dashuri”, “Fjalë të ndyra dashurie”,
“Njeriu tjetër”, “Një lolo dhe një mbret”, “Unë dhe Mefi stofeli” (dramë),
“Ftesës për gjyq”, “Këngë dashurie dhe korba”, “Qyteti pa dashuri”.
Hoxha është në kulmin e krijimtarisë së tij dhe një emër, që nuk i
mungon asnjëherë publikut.
“Sakrifi ca” është sprova e fundit e tij në letrat shqiptare.
Bashkim Hoxha has created many known novels as “ The witness of the
desert”, “ Hotel Balkan”,
< Love’s dity wprds”< Me and Mefi stofel”, “ Love songs and crows”,
etc. He is on the pick of his creativity.
Kristaq Mitrro eshte
nje nder Kineastet me te njohur I fi lmit Shqiptar. Karrierra e tij
si regjizor fi llon me vitin 1976 me Filmin „
Dimri i fundit“ dhe me pas per 30 vjet ka krijuar mbi 12 fi lma
artistik dhe nje sere dokumentaresh nder te cilet disa jane
vleresuar me shume cmime si kupa e Festivali te peste kombetar dhe
jurise ne Festivalin Ndrekombetar
Kristaq Mitro is one of the most known Albanian fi lmmakers . His
career stars in 1976 with “ Dimri I Fundit”. For more than 30 years
he has created over 12 features
fi lms and many documentaries for whom he got he Jury Price in Cairo
International Film Festival and the main price at the 5th national
Lindur me 22 prill
1946. Fillon punë pranë Kinostudios “ Shqipëria e Re”. Është
regjisor i fi lmave artistik si: “ Zemra ëe nuk plaken”, “ Ata ishin
katër”, “ Rruga e lirisë”, “ Nata e parë e lirisë”, “ Hijet që
mbeten pas”, “Rrethi i kujtesës”, “ Vitet e pritjes”, “Nata”.Në
krijimtarinë ka edhe fi lma dokumentar nga të cilët: “ Koha jonë”, “
Nuk harrojmë”, “ Të zhdukurit”, “ Udhëtim në Malin e Shenjtë”, “
Meteorat”, “ Onufri”, “Manastiri i Ardenicës”, “ Tunel”. Shumë nga
këto fi lma artistikë dhe dokumentarë kanë fi tuar një sërë cmimesh
kombëtare dhe ndërkombëtarë dhe janë prezantuar në festivale
ndërkombëtare. Born on the 22 April 1946. He worked at the Albanian
fi lm studios, Kinostudio “Shqipëria e Re”. Director of the fi ction
fi lms: “Hearts that never become old”, “They were in four”, “The
freedom’s way”, “The fi rst night of liberty”, “Shadows remain
behind”, “The circle of memory”, “Waiting years”, “The night”. He
directed as well the documentary movies: “Our time”, “We do not
forget”, “Disappeared”, “A voyage in the sacred mountain”, “
Meteorat”, “Onufri”, “Ardenica’s Monastery”, “The tunnel”. Winner of
several prizes in the frame of local and international fi lm
FACTS AND FIGURES OF
EDITION - 2006
Over 800 films from 67 different countries all
over the world have applied at the fourth edition of TIFF'06,
412 authors applied
in the category of fiction, 194 in animation, 87 in
documentary and 68 in experimental Program of the 4th edition:
144 films, 8 full length.
ALBANIAN ART INSTITUTE
Book of Records"
by Aleksandar Manic
Ken Loach present in TIFF '05
Carl Henrik Svenstedt
The best selected films from
interfilm Berlin –
International Short Film Festival and Distribution
APULIAN CINEMA DAYS
Sergio RUBINI, Davide Marengo, Niko XHIRASOLA, etc.
the Best Directors
of Short Film
- Roberto Rossellini
Franceso Maselli -
- Damiano Damiani
Passo a due
by Andrea Barzin
of Best feature films from Kosova
"Time of Gypsies"
Feature & Documentary films from Balkan filmmakers
The Waiting Room
The Gas Station
belong to the collection of 30 Erotic
Tales produced by Berlin-based
Special Guest in
"Academy of Arts"
National Film School of Denmark, the winner of 3 of last 4 “Baby
Lars Von Trier,
school works from:
Israel, Kosova and Finland