Baku International Tourism film festival (BITFF) is an annual cultural event that takes place in Baku, capital of Azerbaijan and also a global center of historical and cultural heritage.
The festival’s mission is to promote domestic as well as international tourism films and to make those available to the widest possible international audience. Awards are given to the best entries, based on their content and artistic quality, and based on their ability to help in the development of domestic and international tourism.
Besides screening the various tourism films, BITFF also includes seminars, discussions and an exchange of experience between experts on tourism, artists and the press. Applications can be submitted by individuals or companies.
Watch: BITFF 2014
Source: BITFF site
Baku is the the capital and largest city of Azerbaijan, as well as the largest city on the Caspian Sea and of the Caucasus region. Its the largest city in the world that is located below sea level. The city is the scientific, cultural and industrial center of Azerbaijan.
The majority of Azerbaijan’s media companies (including television, newspaper and radio) are headquartered in Baku. Baku has a vibrant night life and is also rated as one of the top 10 party cities in the world.