ŻUBROFFKA - the holiday of the short film
21 OCTOBER 2017
Venue: Galeria Pionova [Pionova Art Gallery]
Address: Olejarna 2, 80-843 Gdańsk
17.00-18.00 screening of clips + presentation of Film Podlasie and ŻUBROFFKA Film Festival
The International Short Film Festival ŻUBROFFKA has entered the second decade of its existence, 12th edition of the festival will be held on 6-10 December in Białystok.
ŻUBROFFKA has been building a cultural bridge between East and West, North and South for years - it's an event that makes it possible for the energy from all over the world to meet in one place. The programmers choose around 150 most interesting film (from almost two thousands of them!) for eight competitions. Special screenings of short films from around the world are also prepared. This year, during the five days, viewers will be able to see more than 250 short films!
The jury assesses films in three national competitions (Amateurs, Students, Independents), two international (Eastward Window, Whole Wide World) and three competitions with an open formula for artists from Poland and abroad (Kids, Music Video, experimental film & video art On the Edge).
Besides Grand Prix and awards & distinctions in each of the competitions, special prizes are also awarded for the best: Animation, Documentary, Storyline, Photography and Music. The viewers also grant their award - Dziki Żubr.
ŻUBROFFKA is not only films, but also energetic concerts, meetings with artists, exhibitions, discussion panels and workshops.
The organizer of the festival - Białystok Culture Centre – DKF „GAG”.