International Thessaloniki Film Festival

60th Edition

International Thessaloniki Film Festival

where:Salonicco (Grecia)
when:November 5th - 15th, 2020
address:7 Dion. Areopagitou str.
117 42 - Athens, Greece
tel:+30 210 870 6000
fax:+30 310 644 8143
deadline:July 27th, 2020
entry form:On-line Submission

Thessaloniki International Film Festival is the leading Cinema institution in Greece. TIFF's annual activity includes the organization of Thessaloniki IFF and Thessaloniki Documentary Festival. In addition, TIFF runs a 4 screens cinema complex, the Thessaloniki Cinema Museum and the Thessaloniki Cinematheque as well as a Cinema Library which are housed at the picturesque port of Thessaloniki.
The Festival features the work of young film directors from all over the world, establishing Thessaloniki as a meeting place between filmmakers and Greek audiences.
The following sections are included within the framework of the Festival:
* Official international competition for first and second full-length fiction films.
* Official international competition for Virtual Reality (VR) films.
* An international informative section, which is a panorama of full-length narrative films from around the world.
* An Out of Competition section for first and second full-length fiction films.
* The Greek Film Festival, official non-competitive section for Greek films produced in 2018-2019.
* The Film Forward section which includes experimental and art films, characterized by its innovative and formally-daring approach to cinema.
* Retrospectives and Tributes devoted to the work of new and leading international filmmakers.
* A special section dedicated to feature and short films from the Balkan region under the name “Balkan Survey”.
* A Special Screenings section.
* The Agora, which includes the Agora Film Market, the Crossroads Co-production Forum,the Agora Works in Progress and more industry activities.

  • Lorna's Silence by Luc Dardenne, Jean-Pierre Dardenne: Jean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne

  • Three Monkeys by Nuri Bilge Ceylan: Contemporary Turkish Cinema

  • All the invisible children by Mehdi Charef, Emir Kusturica, Spike Lee, Katia Lund, Jordan Scott, Ridley Scott, Stefano Veneruso, John Woo: Closing Night

  • ENFER by Denis Tanovic: Opening Night

  • FACE ADDICT by Edo Bertoglio: Special Screenings

  • GABRIELLE by Patrice Chéreau: Tribute to Patrice Chereau

  • Hidden by Michael Haneke: Special Screenings

  • 2046 by Wong Kar-Wai: Special Screenings

  • THE HOLY GIRL by Lucrecia Martel: The best of the new Argentinian Cinema

  • LAND WIND by Vincenzo Marra: International Competition