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...
Thursday, 13 December 2018
Short Middle Jury
Olympia Mytilinaiou


Born in 1967, Litohoro, Pieria District, Greece


1990 – 1993 Graduate from the School of Cinema & TV, “Lykourgos Stavrakos”, Department of cinematography

Member of EFA,HFA


Lyubo Yonchev

Lyubo Yonchev is award winning director, writer and producer born on 16.02.1983 in Pleven, Bulgaria. He graduated film directing from New Bulgarian University. His professional debut is the short fiction film "SHOOTING STAR" which has been nominated for the 29th European Film Awards 2016, selected to more than 100 international festivals and won over 30 awards. Lyubo Yonchev becomes a member of the Union of Bulgarian Filmmakers (UBFM – Film Academy). Since 2016 he is a member of European Film Academy.

Drita Llolla

Drita Llolla, born in 1988 in Ulcinj/Ulqin – Montenegro, is the director of Seanema Film Festival, a human rights film festival which introduced the concept of arts for social change in Montenegro, by combining cinema and civic activism. Since 2004 she is a fierce promoter of human rights, women empowerment and minority rights in particular. She is one of the founders and the CEO of NGO iACT in Montenegro.


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