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06.12.2018
Young Tallints
Interview - Kiril Sokolov, director and writer of Why Don’t You Die!
05.12.2018
Young Tallints
Interview - Maria Avdjushko, director and writer of Fire Lily
03.12.2018
Young Tallints
Review - A Shelter Among The Clouds
03.12.2018
Focus
Cineuropa Newsletter at Black Nights #2
03.12.2018
PÖFF
Awards of the 22nd Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival
02.12.2018
PÖFF
Review - Captain Morten and the Spider Queen
02.12.2018
Young Tallints
Industry@Tallinn & Baltic Event Award Ceremony 2018
30.11.2018
Young Tallints
Black Nights Stars examines casting opportunities in film and TV
30.11.2018
PÖFF
Day #15 at PÖFF
We have reached the last day of the competition programmes, the surprise screening of The Old Man & The Gun and loads more - here are some of today’s highlights at PÖFF22!
30.11.2018
PÖFF
Lifetime Achievement Award #2: Ivars Seleckis
Tallinn Black Nights awards the Latvian documentary film maker and founder of the legendary Riga School of Poetic Documentary Cinema Ivars Seleckis with the second Lifetime Achievement Award of the festival.
29.11.2018
PÖFF
Day #14 at PÖFF
The heat rises as the competitions are nearing their end. Two world and two international premieres tonight!
28.11.2018
Young Tallints
Access into the cultural heritage of a nation hidden away in the mountains. Review of The Song of the Tree.
Review by the Young Tallints Critics Workshop participant
28.11.2018
Young Tallints
The battle as old as time: Angelos Frantzis and Still River
Review by the Young Tallints participant Dace Čaure
28.11.2018
Young Tallints
Festival fashion show draws on the connection between fashion and film
Here's the first review by Young Tallints participant Tautvydas Urbelis
28.11.2018
PÖFF
Day #13 at PÖFF
Two world and two international premieres, two Danish stars, the second Lifetime Achievement Award of the festival - find out what’s happening on this eventful day!
27.11.2018
Focus
Screen International Daily #3
Get the latest news and fresh reviews from PÖFF22!
27.11.2018
PÖFF
Day #12 at PÖFF
26.11.2018
PÖFF
Day #11 at PÖFF
26.11.2018
PÖFF
Meet the Rebels of Cinema!
Entering its sophomore year, the competition programme Rebels with a Cause, showcasing films that experiment with form and rebel against conventional filmmaking tropes or political ideas.
25.11.2018
PÖFF
PÖFF Shorts announces winners
25.11.2018
PÖFF
Day #10 at PÖFF
Sunday offers a rich selection of titles in all of the competition programmes of the festival. Some screenings have already sold out, but make sure to check out the exciting films and filmmakers representing we have highlighted here, as these still have tickets left.
24.11.2018
PÖFF
Day #9 at PÖFF
A big day at the competitions with the Baltic Competition seeing a kick-off and three films screening in the Official Selection and First Feature Competition
24.11.2018
PÖFF
11 films to compete in the Baltic Competition programme of Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival
The Baltic Competition programme of PÖFF is being brought back to life this year, after a seven year hiatus.
23.11.2018
PÖFF
Day #8 at Black Nights
Second day of the competition programmes brings us excitement from Morocco, South Korea, France and Hungary. A Finnish drama series adds spice to the TV Beats.
22.11.2018
PÖFF
Day #7 at PÖFF - the competition programmes kick off!
For the next eight days the premieres of Official Selection and First Competition programmes will light up the screens in Scape Hall and Sõprus cinema!
21.11.2018
PÖFF
Don’t miss these films on Day #6
A world premiere, an international premiere, several interesting filmmakers presenting their films - the festival is gaining pace!
20.11.2018
PÖFF
Day #5 picks
Here are some recommendations that our team would like to highlight and that you’ve might have missed in the lineup on Day 5 at #PÖFF22!
19.11.2018
PÖFF
Film recommendations for Day #4 at PÖFF
Today brings some lost gems mixed with fresh gems and a big hit that lands straight after the premieres in Toronto and London.
18.11.2018
PÖFF
Day #3 film recommendations
Six films that you might want check out from tonight's programme
16.11.2018
PÖFF
PÖFF Lifetime Achievement Award #1
Who is this year's first Lifetime Achievement Award laureate?
07.11.2018
PÖFF
Discover the focus programme of PÖFF22: the 100-year-olds!
Driven by Estonia’s 100th anniversary celebrations, the Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival focuses on 12 countries that are celebrating their centenary this year, offering a rich retrospective with films made between 1958-1977.
06.11.2018
Focus
Kitchen Filled with Cinema
Home lunches combining film and cuisine on November 25th – exciting contacts and engaging conversations with well-known filmmakers at your own home.
25.10.2018
PÖFF
The First Feature Competition programme tickets are on sale!
19 films by talented debuting film directors, representing 5 continents and a rich selection of genres and stories
18.10.2018
PÖFF
The Official Selection tickets are on sale!
General ticket sale of the 19 films that will be competing for the Grand Prix of the 22nd Black Nights Film Festival has now begun
11.10.2018
PÖFF
PÖFF unveils the first seven films in the First Feature Competition
Tallinn Black Nights has announced the first seven films that will be competing in the First Feature Competition programme of the festival, a section dedicated to screening the first feature-length films of the directors.
10.10.2018
PÖFF
PÖFF Shorts announces competition titles for 2018!
From over 3000 submissions spanning 106 countries, the Black Nights Film Festival's sub-festival PÖFF Shorts has selected a total of 118 short films to the competition programmes, with 60 being animated shorts.
08.10.2018
PÖFF
Meet the first competition titles of Official Selection 2018
PÖFF announces the first eight films competing in its Official Selection, the major competition programme of the festival, competing for the Grand Prix and several other prizes
05.10.2018
PÖFF
PÖFF has been selected as a consulting organisation for the Asia Pacific Screen Awards
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival (aka PÖFF) has been appointed as a consulting organisation for the 12th Asia Pacific Screen Awards to suggest nominees for the best Asian screen talents and films.
04.10.2018
PÖFF
The highly anticipated AWAKEN opens the 22nd Black Nights Film Festival
The world premiere of AWAKEN, directed by Tom Lowe, produced by Terrence Malick and Godfrey Reggio takes place in Estonia, one of the 35 countries the epic was shot in.
03.10.2018
Focus
There's a cool new pack in town!
PÖFF opened a member's club called Wolf Pack to build an international community for film fans
01.10.2018
PÖFF
Three Tallinn Black Nights competition films have been selected as Oscar candidates
The 2017 Grand Prix-winner in the Official Selection of Black Nights, Kyrgyzstan’s Night Accident and two First Feature Competition entries - The Marriage from Kosovo and Secret Ingredient from Macedonia - have been selected as the respective countries’ proposals for the Best Foreign Language Film Academy Award.
26.09.2018
PÖFF
Black Nights mourns the loss of actor and screenwriter Dame Hill
Dame Hill, Australian actor and writer of Pawno, passed away on last Saturday.
05.09.2018
PÖFF
The Marriage selected as Kosovo‘s Oscar candidate
The Kosovo-Albania co-production that world premiered at PÖFF last year, will enter the Oscar's race
07.08.2018
PÖFF
Tartu Love Film Festival announces full lineup
Discover the film selection of the biggest open-air cinema in the Baltics, running from the 13th until the 18th of August.
07.06.2018
PÖFF
The First Feature Competition films of 2017 - where are they now?
An overview of the journeys the films of last year's First Feature Competition have taken after PÖFF
09.04.2018
PÖFF
HÕFF Rediscovers the Forgotten Pearls of Flemish Horror
As a continuation of the Black Nights Film Festival’s (PÖFF) popular Flemish focus, HÕFF takes a look at this Dutch-speaking Belgian region’s rich horror film tradition.
19.03.2018
PÖFF
PÖFF opens a new competition programme
The new Baltic Competition programme will replace the former Estonian Competition
13.03.2018
PÖFF
HÕFF Announces First Films
05.03.2018
PÖFF
PÖFF programme entries win big at Academy Awards
Three films from the programme of last PÖFF won awards at the 90th Academy Awards ceremony.
28.02.2018
PÖFF
Meet the European Genre Forum 2018 Projects
15.02.2018
PÖFF
Vote for Tarkovsky’s unmade film to be realised as electronic opera!