The biggest competition for tourism ads, promotional and social media videos is open for entries until January 31st. The CIFFT Circuit brings international tourism film festivals together in an outstanding competition to reward excellence in tourism communication.
By registering a tourism video, the entrants will guarantee participation in 8 tourism and corporate festivals, including the New York Festivals TV & Film Awards (USA), Cannes Corporate Media & TV Awards (France), US International Awards (USA), Terres Travel Festival (Spain), Zagreb TourFilm Festival (Croatia), Amorgos Tourism Film Festival (Greece), ART&TUR International Tourism Film Festival (Portugal), and Silafest - Silver Lake Tourfilm Festival (Serbia).
At each circuit stage, the videos are evaluated and awarded by international panels of juries that reunite renowned experts from the Tourism, Marketing, and Audiovisual Industries, including Oscar and Emmy former winners.
One of the CIFFT Circuit stages, the New York Festivals TV & Film Awards, USA
Awards obtained in the competition’s stages grant access to the CIFFT Rankings. This exclusive reference gathers the most effective tourism videos, establishing the World's Best Tourism Films of the year, which will be awarded at the “Festival of Festivals”, the World Tourism Film Awards celebrated in València, Spain.
The rankings are divided into five thematic categories related to tourism promotion and are based on the award performance in the CIFFT Circuit, allowing entrants to measure the impact of their work.
The "Festival of Festivals" - World Tourism Film Awards 2022 held in València, Spain
With several award opportunities, the CIFFT Circuit annually attracts audiovisual productions from major tourism brands, creative agencies, and production companies worldwide. The 2022 competition featured more than 4000 videos from 90 countries.
Created in 1989, the CIFFT Circuit has followed the great evolution of tourism films over time and has driven innovation and creativity in the Tourism Audiovisual Industry. Its past winners include videos from Qatar Tourism, Madrid Destino, Turismo Andalucía, Hungarian Convention Bureau, Business Iceland, Lithuania Travel, Uganda Tourism Board, and Tourism Australia, among others.
In addition to the awards, the competition also provides attendees with benchmarking, networking, and visibility opportunities.
The CIFFT Circuit is an initiative of the International Committee of Tourism Film Festivals (CIFFT), endorsed by the World Tourism Organization and the European Travel Commission, among other relevant tourism organizations.
Click here to register your tourism video in the CIFFT Circuit 2023.