PÖFF Shorts announced winners for 2019

At the PÖFF Shorts award ceremony held on Saturday November 23 in Tallinn’s Club Hollywood, the winners of the Black Night Film Festival’s short film and animation sub-festival PÖFF Shorts...

Exploring Dance Film: The Possibilities of the Body

“Exploring Dance Film” includes immersive, unique experiences showing the language we can speak with our bodies. In the synopsis for Sofia Castro’s film “Maids” it is written that the...

Queer Lovebirds: Specific, yet universal

These are stories about the elements of love specific to the queer experience, but the depth of feeling found in each can be universally understood. In The Distance Between Us and the Sky, a film...

Arab Focus: powerful films that demand your attention

Two screenings, one for animated films, the other for live action. Together, they show us the enduring nature of a strong inner spirit. If there’s one thing that the majority of these films have...

Brexit: Keeping Calm and Carrying On

These powerful and insightful films are fueled by the uncertainty of the future and disillusionment with the government in a post-Brexit UK. What do we do with a country that doesn’t seem to have...

Late Night Love: an exploration of “it”

It is everywhere. It has the ability to create life and, if proceeded with unwisely, can make one feel like it is able to end life as well. It can be humorous, liberating, painful, confusing, euphoric....

Welcome to the stage: PÖFF Shorts wolf of 2019

From 2018, PÖFF Shorts gives its wolf to lesser and well-known artists as a canvas to create a real dream. In 2019, the festival identity was authored by Estonian artist Helmi Arrak. We asked her what...
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