On the initiative of the already existing Viennese ‘Festival of Festivals’, in 1989 the Filmservice International organisers decided to form with the most prestigious tourism film festivals CIFFT. CIFFT stands for: Comité International des Festivals du Film Touristique.
…and the Grand Prix CIFFT went to…
Vienna, January 27th, 2017. The world’s best tourism film and the nine Nominees were awarded at the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber in Vienna. The outstanding film “Turkey: Home of Turquoise” for the Turkish Ministry of Tourism and Culture was honored with the highly renowned Grand Prix CIFFT 2016. About 350 guests, including international tourism film festival directors, winners, ambassadors, tourism and media experts and students travelled for this highlight to Vienna.
Over 1.600 tourism films have been involved in the yearly competition for the world’s best tourism film. The production company Kala Film Reklamcilik directed by Daghan Celayir could prevail itself with its film for the Turkish Ministry of Tourism and Culture.