The 10th Athens International Digital Film Festival AIDFF spreads its wings over the city of Athens, filling the city with images, sounds, music, dialogues and offering the joy that comes with art. Visitors will enjoy the festive atmosphere that AIDFF films create as the festival celebrates its 10th anniversary this year.

The Athens International Digital Film Festival AIDFF will open its gates for the 10th consecutive year, thus renewing its appointment with the public and the creators through daily screenings, special tributes and a variety of parallel events. Following the health guidelines the 10th Anniversary Festival will be held from December 9-15 at the Historical Cinema Studio, Stavropoulou 33 and at the BlackBox Theater Cinema Bousgou 22B.

We are happy to welcome 120 films with 80 premieres included from 35 countries in all categories of NEW CINEMA, Fiction, feature and short documentaries, Young Directors, experimental, animation video art, video dance. The festival will screen films from various countries around the world, achieving multicultural plurality. The audience will have the opportunity to enjoy different cultures in different landscapes, cultural references, special memory trips, ecological awareness, with social references to the past, to the present and to the future.

The festival hosts hundreds of films from around the world each year, including a significant amount of premieres, aiming to promote contemporary cinema and the continuous development of a platform for dialogue between creators and the public. Furthermore, it organizes and hosts important thematic TRIBUTES, in the context of its creative parallel events.

The Festival, promoting the idea of digital cinema, defined and promoted the concept of New Cinema. It is the only festival in Greece and one of the few in Europe that has embraced all kinds of cinematic art. Designing its identity in detail it managed to become a favorite destination for filmmakers around the world, during these years. So, within this condition, a new generation of creators with open horizons and without dividing lines, is constantly emerging.

The Athens International Digital Film Festival has been certified EFFE label 2019-2021, by the European Federation of Art Festivals (EFA). EFFE (Europe for Festivals, Festivals for Europe) certification is supported by the European Commission and the European Parliament. The festival program can be found on the AIDFF website

The festival is held under the auspices of the Ministry of Culture and Sports. Organization / KOUINTA Cultural Organization / Tickets Tickets


1st’ Best Short Film,2nd’ Best Short Film,3rd’ Best Short Film, Best Documentary ,Best Direction, Best Scenography ,Best Video Art ,Best Video Dance ,Best Experimental ,Best Animation ,Best Interpretation ,Best Photography ,Best Editing ,Best Screenplay ,Best Music, Honours

The festival is produced by KOYINTA Organization and Tickets Tickets and has partners and cultural correspondents in many cities in Greece and in various countries around the world. with the financial support of the Ministry of Culture

Overall Rating
  • Great festival! Thank you very much for honoring our film Split Apart.

    March 2022
  • What a great pleasure to be part od the Athens International Digital Film Festival. Thanks so much for having selected and given an honorable mention to my film. All the best!

    January 2022
    Response from festival:

    Ursula thank you for your lovely words

  • Katcat Studio

    Great festival, interesting films, nice space.

    January 2022
    Response from festival:

    Thank you

  • Congratulations on the 10th year of Athens International Digital Film Festival!
    Thank you for selecting 3D animated film "ATLANTIS1".
    With much appreciation to Athens International Digital Film Festival from Tokyo!

    December 2021
    Response from festival:

    Thank you for your nice words

  • Dimitrios Patrikios

    Excellent festival, quality people, participation was a great honor to me, with my short 'The ideal Other'. The honorable mention they gave me, has a very special meaning for me.

    December 2021
    Response from festival:

    Thank you , have a nice and creative new year