29th AIFF PRESS RELEASE
The 29th Ankara International Film Festival competition submissions are now open!
Organized by the World Mass Media Research Foundation, Ankara International Film Festival will take place between the 19th and 29th of April 2018 for the 29th time. Just as every year, the National Feature, National Documentary and National Short Film competitions will continue to encourage the productions that help develop the Turkish Cinema.
Ankara International Film Festival contributes to the development of the industry and the artistic quality of cinema as well as supporting the new creators of Turkish Cinema by creating a platform for Turkish and international filmmakers to get together for films, educational purposes and forming partnerships.
The prizes will be 50.000 TL for Best National Feature Film, 10.000 TL for First National Feature Film, 20.000 TL for Best National Documentary Film, 10.000 TL for 2nd Best National Documentary Film, 5.000 TL for 3rd Best Documentary Film, 10.000 TL for Best National Short Film, 5.000 TL for 2nd Best National Short Film, 2.500 TL for 3rd Best National Short Film; as well as 30.000 TL for each of the two projects selected in the National Feature Film Project Development Support Competition.
The submissions for national competitions and international screenings will be open on www.filmfestankara.org.tr/submission until the end of 23rd of February, 2018.
28th Ankara International Film Festival Brings Cinema From The World To The Capital
Funded by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism and under the main sponsorship of Halkbank, curiously awaited Ankara International Film Festival met the audiences again with a program full of surprises between 20-30 April 2017.
Festival included the following sections last year: In Memory of, Fresh from Berlin, One Country: Spain, A Retrospective: Terence Davies, Blindness, Masterwork and From the World Festivals. more >>