Batumi International Art-House Film Festival (BIAFF) was established in 2006. The founder and organizer is “Batumi Art-house ARGANI". BIAFF is an annual event held in second half of September in Batumi (Georgia).

Festival is focusing on art-house cinema. BIAFF festival’s major sections include - International Competition (Feature, Doc and Short sections), Retrospectives, Meet the Jury, Master Collection etc. Beside film screenings, festival program includes various workshops, master classes and industry events.

BIAFF International competition awards:

- Feature film competition - Grand Prix, Best Director, Best Male Actor, Best Female Actor, Jury Special mention

- Short Films Competition - Grand Prix , Jury Special mention

Prize - Golden plated Seahorse Statue; Certificate / Diploma

For Rules & Terms see:

Overall Rating
  • Karolis Jankus

    Thank you so much for the experience, but my film Biological Loneliness has only become a semi-finalist, so I can’t say much, but through streams that you work professionally, attract TV, MEDIA. Best of luck !!!

    September 2021
  • Excellent organization and very friendly and warm team.

    September 2021
  • Daniel Bermejo

    Great festival. Thank you very much for making it possible. I hope to continue participating in future editions.

    October 2020
  • It was a good experience for me. Thank you for your festival.

    September 2020