|where:||Teatro Petruzzelli, Bari|
|when:||April 22nd - 29th, 2017|
Viale Giulio Cesare 78, 5° piano
|tel:||+39 06 37 71 63 03|
|deadline:||March 16th, 2017|
|entry form:||Iscrizione Online|
The major aim of the Festival – patronized by the President of the Italian Republic – is to promote, spread and highlight the best Italian and international cinema.
Non-competitive section dedicated to 8 Italian and international feature films, with minimum running time over 70 minutes, produced in 2016-17, preferably world premierès or absolute Italian premières. Selected films – with a gala evening screening at 9.00 p.m. in Petruzzelli Theatre from April 22nd to 29th – may have been presented at other major international festivals, excluding Italian ones.
International Panorama – competitive section
Competitive program – with afternoon screenings in Petruzzelli Theatre – reserved to 12 films with minimum running time over 70 minutes, produced in 2016-17, absolute Italian premières. Selected films may have been presented and also awarded at other major international festivals, excluding Italian ones. A selected audience Jury of 30 members, chaired by a renowned cinema professional, will confer the following awards:
Bif&st 2017 International Award for the director of the best film
Bif&st 2017 International Award for the best actor
Bif&st 2017 International Award for the best actress