The 34th Annual World Tourism Film Awards will be broadcasted live from Valencia on Thursday, 24th November. The event takes place at the Caixa Forum and will celebrate the World’s Best Tourism Films in five thematic categories: Tourism Destination City, Region, Country, Tourism Products, and Tourism Services.
To reach the prestigious awards, more than 3.000 promotional videos from 90 countries participated in the CIFFT Circuit, a year-long competition with ten festival members across four continents.
For Emiliano García Domene, Councilor for Tourism and Internationalization of the Valencia City Council, “València is committed to an increasingly digital, dynamic, and personalized promotion, through which we project our identity and our creative capacity, and in which audiovisual content gains greater prominence. For this reason, we are proud that the CIFFT has chosen our city to deliver, once again, the awards for the best videos of tourism promotion campaigns. Thanks to this gala, València will welcome the best professionals in tourism promotion and we will have the opportunity to show them how the city has become, in 2022, the World Design Capital and the European Capital of Smart Tourism.”, stated.
For Alexander V. Kammel, CIFFT Director, “Over the last few years, Valencia has consistently proved its potential and is now in the spotlight as a global reference in tourism innovation and sustainability. We are honored to work with Visit Valencia to bring the World's Tourism Film Awards 2022 to this vibrant city that combines a rich artistic heritage, architecture, cuisine, and cultural traditions.”, said.
Organized by the International Committee of Tourism Film Festivals (CIFFT) and Visit Valencia, the World Tourism Film Awards recognize creative excellence in tourism audiovisual productions.
The event counts on the support of the Tourism and Society Think Tank, Fundación La Caixa, Valencia Tourism, Region of Valencia, Hotel Primus Valencia, and Vam.