DEA OPEN AIR International Film Festival is a product of MultiMedia Studio "Nositi".
The Festival will take place in the capital city, Tirana.

Regulation of DEA OPEN AIR International Film Festival

The eighth edition of DEA OPEN AIR International Film Festival will take place from 5 to 10 June in the capital city of Tirana in Albania.

The films that will be selected will be feature fiction, medium fiction, short movies, documentary, and experimental produced by January 2017. The fiction movies should be in DCP format or Blu Ray. While for the short movies the analog format is an option.

The application for participation in the festival must be within 15 March 2021.
To follow the application are needed:
-The completed form with a short biography.
-One photo of the director and the synopsis in English.
-Screener ( DVD – Bluray)
-Dialogue list -script English
-Stills and trailer
The applicant must be sure that possesses the rights to submit with the movie.
Regarding the nomination (competition) in the festival, a selective commission made of cinema professionals will decide. If there is a movie selected by the commission and is accepted by the producer or the owner of the Copyrights of this movie, it cannot be withdrawn from the competition.
The consignment of the movie is responsible for the sender, while the return is responsible for the film festival. On particular occasions, the organizers of the festival must be contacted.

The festival Awards
A jury of five members will accord the following awards.
-Best Fiction
-Best Director
-Best Screenplay
-Best Camera
-Best Montage

A jury of three members will accord the following awards for the short film session:

-Best Short movie
-Best Director
-Best Idea
-Deby film
-Best Documentary
-Best Experimental

Other Awards

-The public Award (Fiction)
-The Media Award for the Fiction and the Short Film Session
-The Goethe Institute Award
-The National Film Center Award
-The URA communication Award (Cross Border)

With the form sending the regulation of the DEA OPEN AIR International Film Festival is automatically accepted.

Overall Rating
  • Besnik Prekazi

    I am happy to have participated in this film festival with my short film Fair Play. Very nice people and very nice film festival

    October 2021
  • Demian Saldaña

    Great Festival with great communication through all the process!! We highly recommend it to all the community in FilmFreeway and everyone else.

    October 2021
  • Thank you for choosing my movie.
    Someday I would like to go to Albania and participate in a film festival.
    Let's meet again!

    October 2021
  • Ilir Kabashi

    I was totally privileged to be part of the Dea Film Festival. Good films selected all over the world in the program. The hospitality was very warm and the whole staff was very friendly. Also, this festival is held in the beautiful city of Tirana. I recommend it. Big thanks to Dea Film Festival!

    October 2021
  • Fast communication and very reliable.

    January 2021