Hola Islas Canarias is the winner of the international competition and Região de Leiria Land of Wonders, the winner of the national competition, of the 8th edition of the ART&TUR Festival

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Hola Islas Canarias is the winner of the international competition and Região de Leiria Land of Wonders, the winner of the national competition, of the 8th edition of the ART&TUR Festival

 

Held on 23 October, the Awards Ceremony of the 8th Edition of ART&TUR - International Festival of Tourist Film Festival, one of the most prestigious international contests of the tourism audiovisual, which from this year is sponsored by the City Council of Vila Nova de Gaia.

 

The Ceremony was attended by about two hundred participants from dozens of countries and awarded the best audiovisual productions worldwide as well as the best films of tourism promotion and the best national documentaries, a total of 256 competing films, representing from 54 countries, selected by an international jury. 

 

The jury meets prestigious national and international specialists, experts in brand management, and the pre-selection committee based at the University UNIVATES, Brazil. The jury also includes an autonomous group of Asian representatives (Japan, South Korea, Taiwan and Indonesia).

 

The Festival began on 21 October in the Municipal Auditorium of Gaia, alternating the viewing of the films in competition with the 1st International Conference "Cinema, Destination Image and Place Branding".

Deserve special mention the participation of five experts from five Japanese universities, in addition to the excellent contributions of Portuguese researchers (particularly from Leiria Polytechnic, the University of Aveiro, Coimbra and Lusófona).

 

ART&TUR is an increasingly shared experience forum between tourism promoters, artists, researchers, teachers and students, with direct impact and in a measurable way in the quality and competitiveness of the Portugal tourism, thus fulfilling its create function the best promotional synergies for which Portugal is increasingly a reference worldwide.

 

To clarify any question please contact:

Hugo Marcos: +351936971003

hugomarcos@aptur.net