2018 INFF – Shortlist

2018 INFF – Shortlist

Over 400 submissions from 85 countries: 50 films have made it to the shortlist and will be shown from October 90 to 12 in the Leokino. In the coming weeks, we will be working on the detailed program, the opening, the framework events and much more to make the 2018 INFF an extraordinary experience for all visitors. Shortlists

Europe’s Best Film Festivals 2018

Europe’s Best Film Festivals 2018

Great news: for the second time in a row, the INFF has been named one of the best film festivals in Europe by FlightNetwork. Demanding documentaries and short films on the topic of the environment, sustainability and nature in connection with Innsbruck’s breathtaking landscape were decisive. The entire list can be found here: Europe’s Best Film Festivals 2018

UPCOMING DEADLINE: July 15

UPCOMING DEADLINE: July 15

The “Call 4 Entries” for the 2018 Innsbruck Nature Film Festival is ending on 15 July 2018. We are looking forward to submissions in the following categories: “Nature Documentary”, “Environmental Documentary”, “Short Film”, “Short Fiction Film” and “Young Talent”. You will find all the details as well as the application form for this year’s competition here: 2018 Competition

Teaser 2018 INFF

Teaser 2018 INFF

The trailer for the Innsbruck Nature Film Festival 2018 is here. Created by the wonderful Lukas Ladner it depicts the connection between nature and mankind as well as our dependency on a sound environment. Furthermore submission to the 2018 INFF are possible from now on until July 15. watch teaser submit a film

Preparations 2018 INFF

Preparations 2018 INFF

Here is a short update regarding the 2018 Innsbruck Nature Film Festival: we are already busily working on this year’s edition. The 2018 INFF trailer is already in the making. Responsible for this is Lukas Ladner, a young filmmaker from Tyrol, who studies in Berlin. In 2016, his graduation piece “Treibgut” was premiered as part of the Cinema-Next series in Innsbruck. We will announce more details about the 2018 competition shortly. Stay tuned!

Winners 2017 INFF

Winners 2017 INFF

The winners of the 2017 INFF have been announced: GRAND PRIZE OF THE CITY OF INNSBRUCK FOR THE BEST NATURE DOCUMENTARY DUSK CHORUS, Nika Saravanja, Alessandro D’Emilia, David Monacchi, Italy 2016 GRAND PRIZE OF THE CITY OF INNSBRUCK FOR THE BEST ENVIRONMENTAL DOCUMENTARY THE LAST PIG, Allison Argo, USA 2017 CANON AWARD FOR THE BEST SHORT FILM DER BLOCK / THE BLOCK, Nadine Boller, Switzerland 2015 CANON AWARD FOR THE BEST ANIMATED SHORT FILM BENE’S HORIZON, Jumi Yoon & Eloic Gimenez, France 2016 TIROLER TAGESZEITUNG AWARD FOR YOUNG TALENTS THE LAST HOUNDS, Morgane Thibaut, Belgium 2017 Special Awards BEST FILM ON THE TOPIC OF SOIL 2017 donated by Fa. Fröschl DEAD DONKEYS FEAR NO HYENAS, […]

2017 INFF – Day 4: Award Ceremony

2017 INFF – Day 4: Award Ceremony

Welcome to the 4th day of this year’s Innsbruck Nature Film Festival:   CINEMA 1: 04:00 pm: Ulla Lohmann – Adventure South Sea 05:30 pm: The Canary Islands 08:00 pm: Award Ceremony followed by a get-together in the foyer of the Leokino with a delicious buffet by “Bio vom Berg”. Afterparty at Machete 10:00 pm: Winner “Documentaries Environment” SAAL 2: 03:15 pm: Young Talents 04:20 pm: The Red Lionfish 05:30 pm: Session Christian Berger “What Can Image Do – What Can Text Do” 06:45 pm: The Moon Bear 10:00 pm: Winner “Documentaries Nature”   Side Events: Public Lunch: We Save Food Workshop: Baking Bread  

2017 INFF – Day 3

2017 INFF – Day 3

Welcome to the 3rd day of this year’s Innsbruck Nature Film Festival:   CINEMA 1: 04:45 pm: Bewitched by the Moon 05:50 pm: The Caribbean – Wales and Volcanoes 07:00 pm: The New Wild: Life in the Abandoned Lands 08:40 pm: Panel Discussion “The New Wild” 09:45 pm: Short Films II 10:50 pm: Expired CINEMA 2: 03:00 pm: Presentation “Swarovski Digiscoping” 04:00 pm: Animated Short Films II 04:45 pm: The Last Pig 06:00 pm: Session Katja Trippel & Oliver Goetzl “Behind the Scenes of Nature Film” 07:15 pm: Greed – A Fatal Desire 09:15 pm: The Poacher’s Pipeline 10:15 pm: Wolverine – Ghost of the Northern Forest   Side Events: Workshop: Swarovski Digiscoping Guided Tour: Historical Observatory Guided Tour: When Sky and Earth Meet Fruitfully Guided […]

2017 INFF – Day 2

2017 INFF – Day 2

Welcome to the 2nd day of this year’s Innsbruck Nature Film Festival:   CINEMA 1: 04:30 pm: Vanishing Kings – Lions of the Namib II 05:35 pm: Intelligent Trees 06:45 pm: Lake of Apples 07:30 pm: Dead Donkeys Fear no Hyenas 09:00 pm: Holy (Un)holy River 10:15 pm: Dallol Expedition – On the Frontiers of Life CINEMA 2: 04:45 pm: Animated Short Films I 06:15 pm: Session Annie Dissaux “Nature and Plants in Animation” 07:30 pm: Poets of Life 09:55 pm: Frontera Invisible 09:45 pm: Short Films I 11:10 pm: Rule of Nature   Side Events: Reading: Thomas Weber – 100 Points Day by Day Workshop: Set up your Light