Lähikuva miehestä / A closeup of a man

Awarded Feature Film 1

“Lost Boys” was awarded with the Main Prize at the category of films over 30 minutes at National Competition. Age limit of the screening is 18 years. The screening is available only in Finland. (Geoblocking doesn’t concern accredited guests.)
NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • valuuttaikoni 5

  • ikärajaikoni 18

Lapsia istumassa luokassa / Children sitting in a classroom

Awarded Feature Film 2

Two awarded feature films are seen in this screening.
Both screenings are available only in Finland (geo-blocking doesn’t concern accredited guests.)
NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • valuuttaikoni 5

  • ikärajaikoni 16

Awarded Films

Awarded Short Films are seen at this screening.

NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • valuuttaikoni 5

Mies osoittaa / A man pointing

National Competition 1: The Dinosaur

Finnish director Rauni Mollberg’s best-known films could not be made in this day and age. In the new documentary actors, co-workers and family members talk openly about handing over control to the controversial director.
The Dinosaur is no longer available at our programme.

  • karttaikoni FesthomeTV

  • valuuttaikoni 5

  • ikärajaikoni 16

National Competition 2: Aalto

Aalto is an enchanting documentary film journey into the life and work of one of the greatest modern architects Alvar Aalto. No geoblocks.

NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • karttaikoni FesthomeTV

  • valuuttaikoni 5

  • ikärajaikoni 16

Nainen ja nuori mies / A woman and a young man

National Competition 3: People We Come Across

People We Come Across is a film set on the stage of a scientific experiment. It paints a picture of humane need to help and it’s difficulties – and most of all it is a story about humane encounters. Screening is available only in Finland.

NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • karttaikoni FesthomeTV

  • valuuttaikoni 5

  • ikärajaikoni 16

Mies istuu tuolissa / A man sitting in a chair

National Competition 5: Donner – Privat

Jörn Donner’s final interview was shot in his study in Helsinki in late 2019. Directed by John Webster and edited by Tuuli Kuittinen, this swingingly beautiful documentary is a delicate and outspoken epilogue to an intense life story.
Donner – Privat is no longer available at our programme.

  • karttaikoni FesthomeTV

  • valuuttaikoni 5

  • ikärajaikoni 16

Lähikuva miehestä / A closeup of a man

National Competition 6: Lost Boys

Lost Boys is a dramatic tale of a delirious journey through the Cambodian underworld. No geo-blockings. The age rating of this film is 18. Screening is available only in Finland.

NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • karttaikoni FesthomeTV

  • valuuttaikoni 5

  • ikärajaikoni 18

Lapsia istumassa luokassa / Children sitting in a classroom

National Competition 7: The School of Hope

School of Hope follows the nomadic Oulad Boukais Tribe, whose children walk miles to a tiny schoolhouse, built by their parents, in the hope that education can prepare the next generation for new ways of life when nomadic lifestyle is becoming impossible. Screening is available only in Finland.

NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • kalenteri-ikoni Wed 10.3.

  • karttaikoni FesthomeTV

  • valuuttaikoni 5

  • ikärajaikoni 16

Nainen ja mies autossa / Woman and a man in a car

National Competition 8: Shorts 1

Screenings 8–11 of National Competition are dedicated to short films selected into the competition. “Night of the Living Dicks” and “Souturetki” available only in Finland, no other geoblocks.

NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • karttaikoni FesthomeTV

  • valuuttaikoni 5

Sammakko / A frog

National Competition 9: Shorts 2

Screenings 8–11 of National Competition are dedicated to short films selected into the competition. No geoblocks.

NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • karttaikoni FesthomeTV

  • valuuttaikoni 5

Mustia kuvioita valkoisella pohjalla / Black shapes on white base

National Competition 10: Shorts 3

Screenings 8–11 of National Competition are dedicated to short films selected into the competition. No geoblocks.

NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • karttaikoni FesthomeTV

  • valuuttaikoni 5

Ilmakuva tiestä / aerial photograph of roads

National Competition 11: Shorts 4

Screenings 8–11 of National Competition are dedicated to short films selected into the competition. No geoblocks.

NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • karttaikoni FesthomeTV

  • valuuttaikoni 5

Poika istuu pimeässä / A boy sits in the dark

International Competition 1: Parenting

A total of 6 330 films were submitted to the International Competition, which is an all-time record. International Competition screenings present all selected short films.
“David” is not available in France, no other geoblocks in the International Competition 1.

NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • karttaikoni FesthomeTV

  • valuuttaikoni 5

  • ikärajaikoni 16

Palloja / Balls

International Competition 2: Environment

A total of 6 330 films were submitted to the International Competition, which is an all-time record. International Competition screenings present all selected short films. “Orgiastic Hyper-Plastic” is available only in Finland, no other geoblocks.

NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • karttaikoni FesthomeTV

  • valuuttaikoni 5

  • ikärajaikoni 16

Kaaos kaupungissa / A chaos in city

International Competition 3: R.I:P Capitalism

A total of 6 330 films were submitted to the International Competition, which is an all-time record. International Competition screenings present all selected short films.

No geoblocks in the International Competition 3.

NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • karttaikoni FesthomeTV

  • valuuttaikoni 5

  • ikärajaikoni 16

Mies ja tyttö / A man and a girl

International Competition 4: Humanity

A total of 6 330 films were submitted to the International Competition, which is an all-time record. International Competition screenings present all selected short films.

“Love Is just a Death Away” is available only in Finland and “XYU” is available only in Scandinavia. No other geoblocks in the International Competition 4.

NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • karttaikoni FesthomeTV

  • valuuttaikoni 5

  • ikärajaikoni 16

Nainen takaapäin / Back of the head of a woman

International Competition 5: Love Is A (Mad) Dog From Hell

A total of 6 330 films were submitted to the International Competition, which is an all-time record. International Competition screenings present all selected short films.

“Heaven Reaches down to Earth” and “Pračka” available only in Finland. No other geoblocks in the International Competition 5.

NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • karttaikoni FesthomeTV

  • valuuttaikoni 5

  • ikärajaikoni 16

Mies ja kaksi poikaa huutaa / A man and two boys screaming

International Competition 6: Avenues Of Revenue

A total of 6 330 films were submitted to the International Competition, which is an all-time record. International Competition screenings present all selected short films. No geoblocks in the International Competition 6.

NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • karttaikoni FesthomeTV

  • valuuttaikoni 5

  • ikärajaikoni 16

Abstrakti patsas / An abstract statue

International Competition 7: Memories

A total of 6 330 films were submitted to the International Competition, which is an all-time record. International Competition screenings present all selected short films. No geoblocks in the International Competition 7.

NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • karttaikoni FesthomeTV

  • valuuttaikoni 5

  • ikärajaikoni 16

Nainen polttaa / A woman smoking

International Competition 8: Do The Right Thing!

A total of 6 330 films were submitted to the International Competition, which is an all-time record. International Competition screenings present all selected short films. No geoblocks in the International Competition 8.

NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • karttaikoni FesthomeTV

  • valuuttaikoni 5

  • ikärajaikoni 16

Kaksi miestä ja nainen / Two men and a woman

International Competition 9: Traditions

A total of 6 330 films were submitted to the International Competition, which is an all-time record. International Competition screenings present all selected short films.

“Step into the River” is available only in Finland. No other geoblocks in the International Competition 9.

NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • karttaikoni FesthomeTV

  • valuuttaikoni 5

  • ikärajaikoni 16

Nainen ja mies makaa sängyssä / A woman and a man lying in a bed

International Competition 10: Flow And Turbulence

A total of 6 330 films were submitted to the International Competition, which is an all-time record. International Competition screenings present all selected short films.

“Sprötch” is available only in Finland, no other geoblocks in the International Competition 10.

NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • karttaikoni FesthomeTV

  • valuuttaikoni 5

  • ikärajaikoni 16

Mies pitelee sateenvarjoa /Man holding an umbrellla

Generation XYZ 1

Generation XYZ is Tampere Film Festival’s brand new competition for short genre films. Generation XYZ screenings present all the thriller, horror, sci-fi, action and fantasy films selected into the competition. “Night of the Living Dicks” available only in Finland 10.–14.3. No other geoblocks.

NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • karttaikoni FesthomeTV

  • ikärajaikoni 16

Mies seisoo pimeässä metsässä / Man standing in a dark forest

Generation XYZ 2

Generation XYZ is Tampere Film Festival’s brand new competition for short genre films. Generation XYZ screenings present all the thriller, horror, sci-fi, action and fantasy films selected into the competition. No geoblocks.

NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • karttaikoni FesthomeTV

  • valuuttaikoni 5

  • ikärajaikoni 16

Poika katsoo kameraan käsien takaa / Boy looks at the camera behind his fingers

Generation XYZ 3

Generation XYZ is Tampere Film Festival’s brand new competition for short genre films. Generation XYZ screenings present all the thriller, horror, sci-fi, action and fantasy films selected into the competition.
“Odotusaika” is not available in Canada, Belgium, South Korea. Spain. No other geoblocks.

NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • karttaikoni FesthomeTV

  • valuuttaikoni 5

  • ikärajaikoni 16

Award Ceremony

Online: Facebook Live @tamperefilmfestival. Recording available until 21 March

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • kalenteri-ikoni Sun 14.3.

  • kelloikoni 12.00 – 14.00

Ihmisiä erivärisissä haalareissa / People in different coloured onsies

AV-arkki 1: Huber & Saarikko

Anticolonialist, antiracist and communal practices are present in this retrospective screening, which is a cross-section of the different projects by the artist couple Sasha Huber and Petri Saarikko. No geoblocks.

NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • karttaikoni FesthomeTV

  • valuuttaikoni 5

  • ikärajaikoni 16