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, 14 December 2018
Animation (official selection - TIFF 2015)


Farhad Najafi RAD

Iran | 2015 | 2’30’’


A man pushes a huge cube while we meet the indifference of the people around him.


Portrait of a wind-up maker



Spain | 2015 | 4’36’’


Chema is an expat architect from Spain who lives in Amsterdam. He has built up a new life there as a wind-up toy maker. He creates small pieces of art from recycle items.


Sand Mother



Spain | 2014 | 13’25’’


Deisy wants to be a mother but she has doubts. However, life opens a way and in her womb a baby grows and looks? at her as no one else has before?. One day, the baby is born and she greets him singing. Sand. Earth. Life and all the women of the world?

The Valley Below


Hofmann JOEL

Switzerland | 2015 | 8’31’’


What is disguised in the haze will only be revealed from up close.

On top of a mountain a soldier protects his town from threat lurking beneath the fog. One day a mishap forces him to confront his fears. In the process he realizes that not e verything unknown hides great danger.

Golden Shot


Gökalp GÖNEN

Turkey | 2015 | 8’40’’


Rusty machines living in their small houses, imagine that the sun will come and take them to the sky someday. A small light, keeps them alive and dreaming. But one of the machines wants to see the sun itself and he has a plan for that.


Pull the Trigger


Jossie Malis

Spain | 2014 | 11’54’’



A man pushes a huge cube while we meet the indifference of the people around him.


Shades of Gray



Spain | 2015 | 4’36’’


Early 20th century. Saint Petersburg. A boy and a girl meet at the Tsarskoselsky railway station, but get separated a few moments later. As they grow up,

the two walk the same streets of Petersburg. However, only twenty years

later the mystical connection which emerged between them in childhood, brings these young people back to the place where they had first met.

In Your Eyes


Julien ARNAL

France | 2015 | 6’06’’


The body of a man is forever marked by the horrors of war.







Canada | 2014 | 3’22’’


Beings who exist in a world by hanging from ropes are all engaged in a struggle to avoid falling into the void below.


The Old Tree


Farnoosh ABEDI

Iran | 2014 | 10’45’’


The old man who lives his son they have no good relation!


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