Call for entries is open! The submission for International Competition 2018 is open until 1st of December 2017. Submissions can be done via reelport.
Tampere Film Festival and Ylöjärvi main library are participating in a pilot project called AVA Library funded by the European Union. AVA Library brings quality short films to local libraries.
Tampere Film Festival 2017 in brief was five days, ten different venues and 28 000 film enthusiasts! There were around 400 films in over 100 screenings. For the first time… Read more »
INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION GRAND PRIX Scris/Necris – Written/Unwritten Director: Adrian Silisteanu
Tampere Film Agency aims to provide a place from where to get quality Finnish short films for screenings. We are here to help filmmakers find the right kind of exposure… Read more »
The National Film and Television school is a prestigious film school in Beaconsfield, in the UK, rather close to London. The school has famous alumnies like David Yates, director of… Read more »
An interview with Inuit activist Aaju Peter: Nothing has been done to educate the Europeans about seal hunt and Inuit culture
An activist, a lawyer and a sealskin clothing designer Aaju Peter fights for Inuit rights for traditional living methods.
Iceland is famous for its hot springs, but few people appreciate how significant the role of hot water is in the country. This island nation with roughly 330,000 inhabitants has… Read more »
Programme catalogue (pdf) You can buy the printed version of the catalogue at our ticket sales, price 6 €.
DDD60: Open Eyes VR Wednesday–Thursday 8–9 March 10.00–18.00 on both days Bravo Plaza (Itäinenkatu 5–7) Free entry! ENGLISH ONLY Please see full introduction of DDD60: Open Eyes VR Seminar here…. Read more »
How has the Indian myth created by Hollywood affected our understanding or misunderstanding of Indigenous peoples?
Torstein Grude, the director of Mogadishu Soldier, wanted to make a film that would be as authentic as possible – and was surprised of the outcome.
One of our programme highlights is Alethea Arnaquq-Baril’s Angry Inuk. The documentary is about the Inuit seal hunt controversy.
Our entire festival programme is found in the Eventmore application! Download it into your mobile here.
You can now buy tickets by clicking the screening at programme map. The buy tickets button will take you to lippu.fi page, where you can make the purchase.
Cinematic storytelling in virtual reality Wednesday–Thursday 8–9 March 10.00–18.00 on both days Bravo Plaza (Itäinenkatu 5–7) Free entry! ENGLISH ONLY Do you ever wonder how it would be like to… Read more »
Nearly 3000 short films were submitted into the International Competition 2017. The 63 films that were chosen to compete will be screened in 10 screenings.
Out of 342 films submitted to the National Competition 2017, eight feature-length documentaries and 28 short films were selected to be screened in the competition.
Swedish filmmaker Jens Assur is one of our festival guests. His films are inspired by his own experiences as a war photographer and from the news and news photos.
– Why is there only talk about refugees? We could speak about the other aspects of the Arabic cultures, the artist, the writers.
Sabogal, the protagonist of the feature lenght animation is a human rights attorney in a country where political violence is the norm.
DDD60 – High Quality VR for Film & TV Industry Professionals ANNOUNCING AN EU HORIZON 2020 PROJECT ON VIRTUAL REALITY
A consortium of European film and technology organisations – reelport, Spin Digital, Sunny Side of the Doc, the Marché du Film – Festival de Cannes, Tampere Film Festival, and Sheffield… Read more »
British filmmaker Daniel Mulloy is one of our festival guests. His films are intimate studies of human relationships like the names Dad, Son, Baby and Home suggests.
The festival is approaching! 5 days and 5 nights! We have reserved accommodation from Original Sokos Hotel Ilves and Radisson Blu Grand Hotel Tammer. Rates only apply during the festival… Read more »
We would like to welcome all passengers to Tampere Film Festival’s guided tour in London! During two screenings we will explore the different sides of the rough yet beautiful metropolis.
This years domestic retrospective is from director Jussi Hiltunen (b. 1984). His short films are studies on issues like bitterness, guilt and revenge. Hiltunen’s films have been shown in various… Read more »
Caroline Monnet, Canadian filmmaker and visual artist talks about her work, inpirations and aspirations. This year, Tampere Film Festival will screen her retrospective, a total of 11 films…. Read more »