Special screenings: meet the Romanian filmmakers

Romanian directors and actors will meet the Sibiu audience, at the special screenings of their films, outdoors, between August 27-30. 

On the first day of the festival, on August 27, at Habermann Markt, the actor Mihai Călin will talk to the audience about 5 minutes Too Late, Dan Chişu's new film inspired by real facts - the fate of the man who led the intervention after an extremist group interrupted the screening of an LGBT themed film in Bucharest. 

Comedy, music and awarded films in two new locations

Organized this year exclusively outdoors, TIFF Sibiu (August 27-30) proposes a fresh selection of films that have conquered juries and audiences in the last year, in two new locations: Promenada Sibiu Parking (top floor) and the Flower Terrace of the Cultural Center "Ion Besoiu". These new locations join the traditional ones: Piața Mare, the Habermann Markt, the Astra Open Air Museum

TIFF Sibiu 2020: schedule & highlights

The Transilvania International Film Festival returns to Sibiu, between 27th and 30th of August, for its 14th edition. TIFF Sibiu will take place exclusively outdoors, in compliance with the necessary safety and social distance measures during the pandemic. Four evenings of open-air cinema, 20 films and special guests await the people of Sibiu in Piața Mare, Habermann Markt, Astra Open-Air Museum, Promenada Sibiu above-ground car park (to

About the Festival

Founded in 2002, in the town of Cluj-Napoca, Transilvania IFF has grown rapidly to become the most important film-related event in Romania and one of the most spectacular annual events in the region. It is a member of the Alliance of Central and Eastern European Film Festivals (CENTEAST) and it is supported by the Creative Europe - MEDIA Programme. In 2011, Transilvania IFF was accredited by the FIAPF, which places it among the 40 most important festivals in the world.