Three films, “Insider’s Guide to Riga,” “Whale Wisdom” and “What Goes Unsaid” captured top awards in the 2019 US International Film & Video Festival. The winners were announced June 5. “Insider’s Guide to Riga,” from the Riga Tourism Development Bureau, was Best of Festival --Corporate. It was created by DDB Latvia as part of a [...]

"Madrid Destino is the public company of the Madrid City Council dedicated to the cultural, tourist and space management and events of the city." The tear and pain in the “cante jondo”. Joy and happiness in the “Sevillanas” and in the “rumbas”. Flamenco is all this, and much more. Always with passion and intensity, qualities [...]

"We wished to attract the world’s attention to our city and promote it worldwide." The Director of the International Tourism Film Festival “Tourfilm Riga” A graduate of Latvian University started her career as an editor at the Publishing house „Latvian Encyclopaedia”, then joined the Latvian  Chamber of Commerce and Industry as a Business Promotion Manager. [...]

Enchanting gastronomy, a breathtaking range of architectural styles, a glamorous city centre and an astounding travel video competition. The International Tourism Film Festival, Tourfilm Riga was founded in 2008 by the Riga City Council. In 2009 he became a member of the International Committee of Tourism Film Festivals, CIFFT. Achieving international prominence by integrating a [...]

The Grand Prix CIFFT Circuit 2019, is a global competition open to Tourism and Travel videos. Since 1989, the International Committee of Tourism Film Festivals – CIFFT, aims to recognize the World´s Best Tourism Films & Tourism Commercials. Currently with 18 Festivals in 16 countries, we are very proud to present the winners of our [...]

"My passion for communication has led me to be an extremely curious person." Teacher, Film Director and audiovisual producer, communication consultant, writer and documentary filmmaker. Santi is Graduated in Audiovisual Communication by the Universitat Pompeu Fabra (2001). He is currently attending the Master in Communication Management at the BSM-UPF. He holds a European degree in [...]

Statistics show that video is one of the most important tools for tourism marketing. According the European Audiovisual Observatory “The audiovisual sector is one of the fastest growing areas of the European economy and a leading global market”. In a Google research in 2014, 66% of people reported watching videos online while thinking about taking [...]