Tromsø International Film Festival is a popular film festival for our audience, and at the same time an important meeting point for Norwegian and international film industry. TIFF 2019 will be the 29th edition of the festival, taking place January 14-20.
The festival has had an incredible growth since it first commenced in 1991. The total of admissions in 1991 was 5200 - in 2017 it was 60135.
Tromsø International Film Festival screens challenging quality films for a local, national and international audience.
Tromsø International Film Festival is set in the dark polar nights, which give's TIFF the unique possibility to screen films outdoor. The outdoor cinema is located at the main square in the heart of Tromsø. The program includes a selection of shorts and documentaries from the Films from the North program, along with special screenings and various other events.
TIFF 2018 facts:
60135 admissions in total
10905 individual participants
1559 accreditated participants - including 109 media representatives and 267 volunteers
5 screening venues + outdoor cinema
The festival generates an amount of 26 million NOK into trade and business.*
* Marketing report from 2011 by Bedriftskompetanse AS.