As of 2014 the festival holds the FIAPF accreditation for holding an international competition programme which puts the festival into the so- called A-category of film festivals, alongside other 14 festivals in the world (including Cannes, Berlinale, Venice, Karlovy Vary, San Sebastian, Shanghai, Tokyo etc).
EVENTS IN NOVEMBER
PÖFF has a unique umbrella structure encompassing the following sub-festivals and events that take concurrently with the main festival:
- PÖFF Shorts - short films and animations
- Just Film - children’s and youth films
- Industry@Tallinn & Baltic Event - full-fledged film industry platform
AROUND THE YEAR
Haapsalu Horror and Fantasy Film Festival HÕFF - taking place in April in the quaint coastal town of Haapsalu, this is the only purely genre- dedicated film festival in the Baltics.
Tartu Love Film Festival TARTUFF– building the biggest open-air cinema in the Tartu Town Hall Square, this is the ultimate summer event for enthusiasts of cinematic love in all forms and shapes.