Submited DocuTIFF 2017 » SUBMISSIONS DOCUTIFF 2017 TIFF web 350 films 117 shorts 82 mid-length + 152 feature) FilmFreeWay 2061 films 1333 shorts 351 mid-length + 377 feature) Festhome 206 films 111 shorts 35 mid-length + 60 feature) FilmFestivalLife 92 films 51 shorts 17 mid-length + 24 feature) Click4Festivals 110 films 56 shorts 24 mid-length + 30 feature) Movibeta 89 films 51 shorts 17 mid-length + 21 feature) Distributor 80 films 22 shorts 8 mid-length + 49 feature) _____... SPECIAL PROGRAM » SPECIAL PROGRAM 3rd edition DocuTIFF 2017   PANORAMA 1. André Villers, a Lifetime in Images by Marketa Tomanova | 2015 | Czech Republic, France | 62' 2. Born of Stone by Emilio Bellu | 2016 | Italy, Czech Republic | 15' 3. Cab Elvis by Andrew Franks | 2016 | USA | 11' 4. Korida by Siniša Vidović | 2016 | Austria | 87' 5. Offshore by Werner Schweizer | 2016 | Switzerland | 102' 6. Operation Wedding by Anat Zalmanson-Kuznetsov | 2016 | Israel | 62' 7. The Most Important Boy in the Wor... OFFICIAL SELECTION DocuTIFF 2017 » OFFICIAL SELECTION 3rd edition DocuTIFF 2017     FEATURE 1. Next Stop-Utopia by Apostolos Karakasis | 2016 | Greece | 91' 2. Pavlensky – Man and Might by Irene Langemann | 2016 | Germany | 99' 3. Radio Kobani by Reber Dosky | 2016 | Netherlands | 72' 4. Shingal, Where Are You? by Angelos Rallis | 2016 | Greece, Belgium | 103' 5. Stranger in Paradise by Guido Hendrikx | 2016 | Netherlands | 72' 6. Swagger by Olivier Babinet | 2016 | France | 85' 7. Tempestad by Tatiana Huezo | 2016 |... FESTIVAL RULES & REGULATIONS DocuTIFF 2017 » Entries of documentary films are invited to take part in competition in all formats of video and digital. All running times, topics, style and production technologies can be submitted. The director/producer with the submission of his/her application accepts the terms of the Festival and has no objection to the submission process, screening, and election of prizes. The director/producer with the submission of the film affirms that he/she has all the copyrights of audio, video, images and music ... DocuTIFF 2017 » 3rd edition DocuTIFF 2017 TIRANA INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL DocuTIFF is exited inviting filmmakers to submit their films in the third edition of 2017 festival, which will take place in Tirana, May, 10-17, 2017. DocuTIFF invites all documentaries from established and debut filmmakers alike to apply their feature, mid length and short films in International Competition and In Albanian Competition. DocuTIFF aims to encouraging documentary film production in Albania and to give... Awards Docutiff »   FEATURE JURY composed by Rada Šešic (Croatia), Agostino Ferrente (Italy) and Nikola Vukcevic (Montenegro) awards:   BEST FEATURE FILM Tempestad by Tatiana Huezo | 2016 | Mexico | 105'   The director who takes the audience on a contemplative and cinematically superb, poetic journey of exploring fear, corruption, social injustice and above all - the human strength to deal with and overcome misfortune of someone's destiny.   Regjisori, i cili e çon audiencën në një udhëtim kinematogr...
Saturday, 23 September 2017
Opening Speech - Docutiff2015
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The festival is like each living creature that is born from love, that is grown up in love.

As every creature that has its own stutters until reaches to sing alone on the stage.

As every child that hardly stain his name until reaches to write his story.

As every pupil that learns more from his own mistakes than from the pedant teachers.

As every  rebel  that  breaks  the  rules  set  to  create  new ones.

As every  painter  that  distinguish  more  easily  nuances than contrasts.

As every guy that doesn’t fear the danger to be noticed from his lover.

As every man that protects with bigotry his own choices and with them he wants to reproduce continously.

Aſter dozen years of First Film Festival in Albania, aſter wide international connosence of 107 countries from all over the world, aſter a great number of applied films last year as 5,400 of them, naturally without strain and pain we decided to be reproduced and to create new forms of vivid festivals; new races not so formal as TIFF, but based in the filmic categories that we have promoted from the beginning.

As  every  enamoured  that  can’t  stop  gazing  her  photo, it wasn’t enough for us one week per year to propose our  difficult  choices  from  a  big  number  of  qualitative proposals that only for reasons of space and projection we couldn’t  offer to the public audience.

Dedication to derivative editions of TIFF,  based in classic categories of film, was a strong temptation that today I’m very happy that is done.

Documentary choice, as first focused category, compared with  fiction,  animation  or  experimental  film,  was  not casual in a country as ours, where its own true stories are  more  shocking,  more  emotional  than  those  fiction created.

Stories that were written better from the foreigners than ourselves.

True stories that we must be used to tell them ourselves as we have known to write so beautifully  during years and years.

DocuTIFF’s birth is a new story in audio-visual life and I hope to be as it is now, fresh and original like the stories that will be presented to you during these 5 days.

It will be for the first time the possibility of screening and competition in the category of middle length.

The appreciation of jury of chosen films from region is a new concept as geographical one, not political as have been before.

The  Festival  as  any  living  creature  being  motivated  by curiosity and discovery of various other different beings that lakes in the world and this discovery will share with you amicably.

Wishing  welcome  to  the  first  edition  of  the  Festival,  I wish to DocuTIFF successfully long life!


Agron Domi

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