Submit your film to PÖFF Shorts 2018

Short film and animation festival PÖFF SHORTS 2018 / 20 – 25 November / Tallinn, Estonia Dear filmmaker! PÖFF Shorts is taking submissions on Shortfilmdepot for live action and documentary films: SUBMIT HERE Eventival for animated short films: SUBMIT HERE The final...

PÖFF Shorts 2017 winners announced

  2017 saw two sub-festivals of Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival (PÖFF) – Animated Dreams and Sleepwalkers – join forces under one banner PÖFF Shorts, which ran from 21st-26th November, became the newest festival in the Baltics dedicated to short films and...

PÖFF Shorts opens today with new Estonian animation

The international short film and animation festival PÖFF Shorts begins today! Today at 7pm in Kino Sõprus the very first screening of PÖFF Shorts will be the National Competition collection "New Estonian Animation" which will see the world premiere of Ülo Pikkov's...

SHORT IS BETTER GIF COMPETITION FINALISTS!

Here are the 5 finalists and one winner of the very first PÖFF Shorts and Caffeine GIF Competition SHORT IS BETTER. The winner was selected by popular vote by voting at the PÖFF Shorts Facebook and Instagram pages!  The winner will win a PÖFF Shorts pass and a special...

22.11.17 EYRE LLEW @ PÖFF Shorts

EYRE LLEW @ PÖFF SHORTS NOVEMBER 22, 2017 20:00 SVETA BAR (TELLISKIVI 62)   PÖFF Shorts and Sveta Baar are excited to host the mesmerising ambient sounds of Eyre Llew, the rock-trio from Nottingham UK! Often compared to bands such as Sigur Ros, Bon Iver, Explosions in...

PÖFF Shorts pays tribute to Mati Kütt

PÖFF Shorts will be carrying on the tradition of the Black Nights Film Festival to highlight the work of Estonian animators with this year’s focus on freelance artist and animator Mati Kütt. “Mati Kütt is one of Estonia’s most brilliant artists, whose films’ high...

22.11.17 Tempora Mutantur – Kutikuti 10th Anniversary Exhibition

TEMPORA MUTANTUR OPENING NOVEMBER 22, 2017 18:00 ERINEVATE TUBADE KLUBI (TELLISKIVI 60-A1, IV FLOOR)   The Tempora mutantur anniversary exhibition showcases the recent comics by the current members of the Finnish contemporary comic association Kutikuti. The works have...

PÖFF Shorts single tickets now on sale

Starting from November 10, all single tickets for the PÖFF Shorts international short film and animation festival are now on sale. Tickets can be purchased online at Piletilevi as well as all the PÖFF information centres and Piletilevi ticket counters. PÖFF Shorts...

23.11.17 Night Cinema

PÖFF Shorts Night Cinema THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 23 22:00 Erinevate Tubade Klubi / Club of Different Rooms While everyone else is getting ready for bed, PÖFF Shorts and Erinevate Tubade Klubi (Telliskivi 60-A1, IV floor) open their doors for the legendary Night Cinema! The...

24.-25.11 PÖFF Shorts VR: “Nothing Happens”

PÖFF Shorts VR: "NOTHING HAPPENS" NOVEMBER 25-26 13:00-20:00 BFM NOVA (NARVA MNT 27, I FLOOR) Register at SHORTS@POFF.EE or call +372 514 7206   In the cold outskirts of town, something is about to happen. A crowd of people has assembled to witness a spectacle... But...

SHORT IS BETTER GIF COMPETITION

PÖFF Shorts invites you to take part in its very first GIF competition on the theme SHORT IS BETTER. To participate, add your GIF on Facebook or Instagram with the tag #poffshorts and send us a link to shorts@poff.ee. The winner will receive a PÖFF Shorts festival...

Competition titles and juries announced for PÖFF Shorts 2017

PÖFF Shorts, the sub-festival of the Black Nights Film Festival that amalgamates previous events Animated Dreams and Sleepwalkers, has announced the titles that will comprise its five competitions alongside the jury members who will judge them. Selected...

Baltic Preview @ PÖFF Shorts

BALTIC PREVIEW @ PÖFF SHORTS NOVEMBER 24-25, 2017   Baltic Preview is a piloting networking event in the framework of POFF Shorts for film professionals initiated and coordinated by Estonian Short Film Centre ShortEST and Creative Gate. It’s goal is to be a...

Festival passes now on sale

The wolves are a-comin'! Starting from today, a limited number of PÖFF Shorts festival passes are on sale on Piletilevi. Get yours here! What is a PÖFF Shorts pass? The PÖFF Shorts festival pass enables the holders unlimited access to all PÖFF Shorts film...

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival introduces PÖFF Shorts

    Joining the programmes of its previous sub-festivals Animated Dreams and Sleepwalkers, Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival (PÖFF) introduces PÖFF Shorts, the newest festival in the Baltics dedicated to short films and animation. The new format will keep the...

The festival received a record amount films!

The festival received a staggering 3800 short films and animations this year. Let’s put it all into perspective. Over the course of 4 months more than a thousand films popped into the view lists of our programmers. By September there were 2800 live-action films and...

Animated Dreams winners 2016

International Animated Film Festival Animated Dreams winners 2016. The festival screened 206 films from more than 30 countries. Before Love / Dir. Igor Kovalyov Grand Competition Grand Prixprize Heino Pars NAIL, presented by animation studios Eesti Nukufilm and  Eesti...

Sleepwalkers 2016 winners

International Short Film Festival Sleepwalkers 2016 winners. The festival screened 190 films from more than 44 countries. Written/Unwritten / Dir. Adrian Silisteanu International competition / Grand Prix “A convincing, smart and nuanced portrait of human, social and...