Glimpse of TWIFF 2013
Alagwa Acceptance Speech
DPRK Acceptance Speech
The Third World Independent Film Festival celebrates established and emerging filmmakers from third world countries and filmmakers from developed countries whose topics deal with issues of the third world. The festival provides a platform to introduce their films to the broadest possible audience.
TWIFF is an advocate of social change.
Mission and Objective
The festival celebrates filmmakers worldwide whose topics deal with issues of the third world. The festival promotes awareness to social issues, helps gain a deeper understanding and greater respect for different cultures, and provides a platform for filmmakers to introduce their films to the broadest possible audience.
TWIFF 2013 AWARDS!
BEST SOCIAL ENTERPRENEUR (Short) ----- LIFE CHANGING MOMENTS – Uganda
BEST SOCIAL ENTERPRENEUR (Feature) --- NOTHING LIKE CHOCOLATE -- Grenada
BEST NARRATIVE ( Feature) ----- ALAGWA / BREAKAWAY -- Philippines
BEST NARRATIVE (Short)
1) WALKER -- Nepal
2) HARK –USA
3) THE SWEATSHOP -- Thailand
HUMAN SPIRIT -WHERE SHOULD THE BIRDS FLY --Palestine
BEST DOCUMENTARY (Feature)
1) DPRK –THE LAND OF WHISPERS Vietnam/North Korea
2) CONSCIENCE OF CAMBODIA – Cambodia
3) JOURNEY OF HOPE –Guyena South America
BEST DOCUMENTARY (Short)
1) GAWAH -- India
2) A STORY OF REVOLUTION – Syria
3) SURVIVING DEATH ROAD - Bolivia
HUMANITARIAN AWARD -HEARTS IN THE HIMALAYAS –Nepal
BEST INSPIRATIONAL FAMILY DRAMA ---- THE CARRINGTON EVENT -USA