5th Taratsa International Film Festival

Taratsa International Film Festival is an independent international short film festival based in Thessaloniki, Greece, organised by the cultural non-profit civil partnership 360 Degrees. For 2018, Taratsa IFF will take place in Thessaloniki, from 22 to 26 August 2018.



Wide Lens


The International Competition Section. Short fictional films by new creators from all around the world. Competing for the following awards:
• Best International Film
• Audience
• Best Director
• Best Screenplay
• Best Cinematography
• Best Editing

The Best International Film and Audience awards include a cash prize.

Student Angle

The Student Competition Section. Short fictional films, made by film students from all around the world. Competing for Best Student Film Award, given by a special jury.

Greek Scene

The Greek Competition Section. Short fictional films, produced in Greece or/and by Greek filmmakers. Competing for Best Greek Film and a separate Audience Award.

Parallel Screenings

Out of Competition section. Feature films, short fictional, experimental, documentary or animated films from around the world.