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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...
Monday, 17 December 2018
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Visar Vishka
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Was born on January 17, 1977 in Gostivar, Macedonia, Yugoslavia. He is an actor and writer, known for Legends (2014), Shanghai Gypsy (2012) and A Small Time/Space Discontinuum (2014).

 
Mateo Cingu
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Is a freelance filmmaker from Albania. He was

born 31/12/1989 in Tirana, Albania and he followed University of Arts in Tirana, Faculty of Scenic Arts in Movie & TV Directing where he graduated on Bachelor Degree on 2016 with his short movie “Student of Drama”. He participated in GoEast Film Festival on April 2016 as a young director in section Young Filmmakers for Peace (YFFP). He has been part in a lot of movie projects in Albania as assistant director.

 
Altin Raxhimi
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Harvard University Certificate, Nieman Foundation for Journalism Field Of Study Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs. Activities and Societies: Production of student newspaper, Reporteri. Studied media production, writing, reporting and publishing. Contributed both news and series of articles for this website reporting to English-language audiences on the Balkans. I worked on two major reporting projects, alleged war crimes during the Kosovo war of 1999 and Turkey’s role in the Balkans. Covered topics from George W. Bush’s missing wristwatch during an Albania visit in 2008 to a looming electricity crisis a year earlier to off-shore accounts of Albanian politicians and state officials.

 


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