How many visits did the 25th Black Nights Film Festival receive, where it was written about, and how many million euros did it bring back to the Estonian economy?
PÖFF is over for another year. And 2021 as well! To summarise last year's figures:
- 71200 PÖFF cinema and web cinema visits
- 182 feature films, 2 short films and 12 TV series were in the main program of PÖFF
- 51 long and 29 short films were in the Just Film program
- 244 short films were in the PÖFF Short program
- 795 cinema screenings were scheduled for PÖFF
- 82 Estonian films were shown at PÖFF
- PÖFF showed 92 world, 49 international and 27 European premieres
- 1477 viewers watched PÖFF's most popular film "The Story Of My Wife"
- 85 screenings at PÖFF had Estonian subtitles
- 1547 accredited guests from 70 countries participated in PÖFF, including 708 guests at Industry@Tallinn & Baltic Event
- journalists from 70 countries wrote, broadcast or mentioned PÖFF 7000 times
- Potential media coverage of PÖFF amounted to 11.1 billion contacts
- 450 volunteers helped organise PÖFF
- 0 Covid-19 outbreaks were detected at PÖFF
- the budget of PÖFF was 1.7 million euros
- 6.6 million euros were brought back to the Estonian economy by PÖFF
- there were 1.9million views from 164 countries to the PÖFF website www.poff.ee
The next, 26th edition of PÖFF - the best-known and most influential cultural festival in the region - will take place from the November 11-24 2022.