XII Batumi International Art-house Film Festival will be held in Batumi during September 17-24 September, 2017. Festival organizer – “Batumi Art-house ARGANI”, official partner – Batumi City Hall.
BIAFF festival management finalized the formation of international jury. They will evaluate the films in feature, doc and short film sections. The Jury line-up:
BIAFF International Jury – Feature Films Competition Section
BIAFF International Jury – Doc Films Competition Section
BIAFF International Jury – Short Films Competition Section
BIAFF 2017 Line-up
OPENING FILM – khibula, George Ovashvili, Georgia/Germany/France, 2017, 98 min.
INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION – FEATURE FILMS
INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION - DOC FILMS
INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION – SHORTS FILMS
EFA (European Film Academy) - SHORT MATTERS!
BIAFF film screenings locations - Cinema “Apollo”, Hotel “Wyndham” conference hall, OPEN AIR cinema at ERA Square
How to Attend BIAFF festival - Attending Film Screenings are free of charge. To attend film screenings in cinema APOLLO person should take “FREE TICKETS” (it is used for better control and access to film screenings) in cinema APOLO at BIAFF info center.
Media Accreditation – representatives of various media, can apply for accreditation via online - http://biaff.org/media-acreditation
Festival Sponsors – Ministry of Culture of Georgia, Georgian National Film Center, Ministry of Cultura of Ajara AR, Hotel Wyndham Batumi
Festival Supporters – British Council, Goethe Institute Georgia, Cinema APOLLO, Hotel Rcheuli, Hotel Batumi Plaza, Hotel Admiral, Hotel “Irepalace”, Hotel Georgian Grand Palace, Tourism Department of Ajara AR, HQ propaganda, Tour Company “Wonderland”, Batumi Autotransport
Festival Media Partners – Georgian Public Broadcaster, Radio Fortuna/Fortuna+, Adjara TV, Batumi TV, Publicity Group (www.publicity.ge), www.newswire.ge, Film New Europe (www.filmneweurope.com), Newspaper BATUMELEBI, netgazeti.ge