Saturday seven prizes were awarded at Tromsø International Film Festival's official closing ceremony. Valeska Grisebach's WESTERN (Germany, Bulgaria and Austria) won this year’s main prize, the AURORA at Tromsø International Film Festival. Grisebach has been a guest at the festival and were present at the ceremony.
ANGELS WEAR WHITE (China and France, 2017) by Vivian Qu received the International Critic’s Award FIPRESCI.
All screenings are now published in the Program Calendar. Bookmark your film picks and make your own program using My Festival. You can log in with you Facebook accound (reccomended) and share your program with you friends, or make a local account here on tiff.no.
Also, check out the trailer with clips from the TIFF 2018 program:
In 2002 Asif Kapadia showed his film debut The Warrior at TIFF. We will show this and two other films made by Kapadia at TIFF 2018, in addition he will hold a master class. Based on SENNA (2010) and his Oscar-winning documentary AMY (2015), the director will give us an introduction to his unique methods as a storyteller.
Films from the North is the festival's most popular sidebar, screening the best new short- and documentary films from the Barents region. This edition is looking to both entertain and challenge the festival audience.
Value card 12 tickets NOK 948,-
Value card 12 ticket NOK 1540,-
NB. The cards can only be purchased at the box office at Aurora kino Fokus in Tromsø. No online sales.
NORTH PITCH - Below ZERO is a financing forum for documentary films focusing on life in Polar regions.
The 10th edition of NORTH PITCH - Below ZERO will be held during Tromsø International Film Festival on January 17-20, 2018. The forum allows filmmakers to present their documentary projects to investors from several countries, in order to provide funding for the selected films.
The cinema tour is a collaboration between TIFF and Aurora Kino
Films from the North is TIFF’s program for shorts and documentaries from the Barents region and other circumpolar areas. The program is a very popular sidebar at the festival. With 4459 tickets sold in 2017, Films from the North makes TIFF the largest audience festival for shorts in Norway.
Films from the North is TIFF’s program for shorts and documentaries from the Barents region and other circumpolar areas. Films are qualified as long as the subject, the production or the director, has a strong connection to the northern regions of Norway, Sweden, Finland, Russia or Canada.
The program is a very popular sidebar at the festival. With 4459 tickets sold in 2017, Films from the North makes TIFF the largest audience festival for shorts in Norway.
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WEDNESDAY AUGUST 30th
DRIFTERS / LIVE: JASON SINGH (UK)