Annual youth film festival and film workshop for young people 25 and younger in june in Tromsø, Norway.
An innovative arena for storytelling!
Established 2003 at the youth culture house TVIBIT in Tromsø as a project. founded as independent NGO 2009.
The festival part i divided in a Nordic youth film competition and an international youth film competition. Beside that NUFF presenting the wide range of Youth Cinema in film screenings, seminars and discussions involving professional filmmakers.
In the workshop part NUFF is inviting annually 40 young filmmakers from all over the world to work with professional filmmakers as workshop leaders in five groups to make each a short film from the idea to the finish film in 6 days. the results will be screened at the festival and are publish on a DVD and online.
NUFF is part of the international Youth Cinema community and is involved in several projects during the year: NUFF@TIFF film workshop at Norways biggest Film festival Tromsø International Film Festival (TIFF), the international youth exchange project SCREEN of the Norwegian Fredskorpset and the Barents Youth Film Academy (BYFA). NUFF is connected to several partner film festivals in South Africa, Kenya, Haiti and Russia.
NUFF has a special focus on Gaza through the Twin-City relationship between the cities of Tromsø and Gaza.
Non-governmental organization/ non-profit