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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...
Friday, 16 November 2018
THE LIFE IS SHORT

The Italian Short Film Center is a film library and an agency for promoting Italian shorts. It is located in Turin and works closely with all foremost national festivals and events. Founded in 2007, the CNC has curated the digitalization and restoration of over 200 films. It facilitates the circuit of Italian shorts movie in cinemas, film clubs and special-ized initiatives; it is the showcase of Italian shorts in the Festival International du Courtmétrage of Clermont-Ferrand; it publishes books that explore and delve deeply into Italian and international short films.



The Suitcase
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Pier Paolo PAGANELLI

Animation | Italy | 2015 | 14’51’’

 

 

Secluded from the rest of the world in a bare and anonymous room, an old man recalls the most important moments of his life thanks to the memories contained in a mysterious suitcase.

 
Persefone
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Grazia TRICARICO

Fiction | Italy | 2014 | 18’

 

An imagined life whrere dwarves run free, with castles in the air and loving gestures. An existence lived in another place, another world, one step away from eternity.

 
Orizzonti! Orizzonti!
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Anna MARZIANO

Documentary | Italy, France, Germany | 2014 | 11’22’’

 

 

Anna Marziano’s Orizzonti Orizzonti! continues the filmmaker’s interest in marginalized voices and the fragment as a form of meaningful exchange. Documenting encounters with Apulians as they confide intimate experiences, the film oscillates between black-and-white documentary neorealism and placid, Sugimoto-like seascapes.

 
Dalila
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Magda GUIDI

Animation | Italy | 2015 | 5’24’’

 

 

A girl is swimming. Some images emerge from the dense dark around. A little girl is in a church, on the First Holy Communion day. For a moment, Dalila adult and Dalila child can see each other.

 
Champ des possibles
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Cristina PICCHI

Experimental Documentary | Canada, Italy, Sweden | 2015 | 14’

 

 

An imagined life whrere dwarves run free, with castles in the air and loving gestures. An existence lived in another place, another world, one step away from eternity.

 
Chickenpox
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Fulvio RISULEO

Fiction | Italy | 2015 | 14’

 

Chickenpox is a very small thing if you’re young. But if you’re a grown-up it can be very dangerous. When Mommy finds out, she starts worrying about Carlo, her son, who still isn’t sick. He’s growing fast, something must soon be done. She needs to find a way to ‘make him’ sick. But does Daddy agree?

 
America
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Alessandro STEVANON

Fiction | Italy | 2014 | 12’41’’

 

An imagined life whrere dwarves run free, with castles in the air and loving gestures. An existence lived in another place, another world, one step away from eternity.

 


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