Welcome to the 49th Tampere International Short Film Festival March 6–10, 2019!  

You are most warmly welcome to celebrate with us! Here is some important points about the festival to make sure your stay is as pleasant as possible. Please read the following information carefully.

Festival Centre and Guest Info

Our Guest Info and Festival Centre are located at Väinö Linnan aukio 13, at Finlayson area. The Festival Centre is a real hotspot for the guests! Please pick up your Festival Badge which includes your Guest Ticket Card from the Guest Info.  

The Festival Centre has wireless internet.

Guest Info Opening Hours:
WED 12.00–22.30
THU–FRI 9.00–20.00  
SAT 9.00–18.00
SUN 11.00–15.00

Guest Ticket Card

With your Guest Ticket Card, which you can find on the back of your Festival Badge, you can get 3 tickets per day for screenings on the same day. The tickets can be picked up from the festival ticket desk or from the Guest Info. Since the number of the guest tickets is limited, we cannot guarantee that there will be tickets available for every screening.Once all the guests with tickets have entered the screening, you can enter the screening with your Festival Badge. The seats will be filled in the order of arrival. If there are not any guest tickets left, you can buy the tickets at the ticket desk for 9€/ ticket. Please note that you can enter the screening in between films only.

You can find the list of the guests attending the Festival here.

Festival Hotel

Original Sokos Hotel Ilves
tel. +358 20 1234 631
Hatanpään valtatie 1


Tampere railway station is situated near Klubi and the festival office.
Tampere train station: Rautatienkatu 25, 33100 Tampere.
Train schedules and additional info

Tampere bus station is situated near the city centre and the festival hotel Ilves.
Tampere bus station: Hatanpään valtatie 7, 33100 Tampere.
Bus schedules and additional info

Tampere-Pirkkala Airport
Tampere-Pirkkala Airport is located in Pirkkala about 17 kilometres outside Tampere city centre.
Tampere-Pirkkala airport: Tornikaari 50, 33960 Pirkkala.

The taxi centre Tampere Aluetaksi Oy is open 24 hours a day, every day of the year.
Taxi by phone: +358 100 4131

Tampere Film Festival Staff Wishes You a Lovely Festival!

Contact Information

Film Professionals
Guest Coordinator Heidi Lakaniemi (heidi.lakaniemi@tff.fi)
Guest Assistant Janna Laitsaari (janna.laitsaari@tff.fi)

Communications Coordinator Emilia Kiuru (emilia.kiuru@tff.fi)