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ALBANIA ART INSTITUTE
Position: President of the board

Description: A private institution that aims at cultivating and promoting art and Albanian culture creating a favorable and stimulating environment for the national art.

Tirana International Film Festival
Position: Director of Festival

Description: Organizer of the first and the only international film festival in Albania. TIFF is in its 6 edition and had five successful editions creating a positive image for the Albanian cinema in the world. In 2004 TIFF became a member of European Coordination of Film Festivals

Fan Noli Foundation
Position: Chairman
(2006-2009)

Description: Managing and directing the activities of the “Fan Noli Foundation” in the fields of art and culture. Supervising the sponsoring program for the Albanian artists.

 

 

ALBANIA FILM COMMISSION
Position: Founder

Description: Co-founder of Albania Film Commission.

Representative of Albania Film Commission in the framework of the project “Umbrella” (Cannes Film Festival, France) and Participant in the workshop “New digital technologies in cinematography” in Hong Kong Film Festival

 

 

FASADA
Production and post-production studio

Position: Art Director, Producer, Scriptwriter, Director

Description: Author, scriptwriter, director of TV spots, publicity campaigns of a lot of institutions, governmental and private ones.

 

 

 

 

 

SKA-NDAL FILM PRODUCTION

Position: Producer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HONEYMOONS
Position: Co-Producer

"Honeymoon" will be the first film co-produced by Albania and Serbia and will be made by a Serbo-Albanian crew. Through this poignant story, we hope to show that Art is stronger than hatred which, sadly, destroys in part our respective countries and drives us apart when we are neighbors

MOSTRA INTERNAZIONALE D'ARTE CINEMATOGRAFICA

66th Venice Film Festival
...2 - 12 September 2009

HONEYMOONS (Albania/Serbia) World Premiere
directed by Goran Paskaljevic

DAMAREAMARE
Position: Director

Documentary film

ARTDHE

A NEW WAY TO PROMOTE ART

http://www.livestream.com/artdhe 

   

 

    

 

    

 

    

  

 

 

 

 

MARUBI
International Photography Contest Marubi 2003, (National Gallery of Arts)Position: Curator

Description: This activity brought some novelties in its form and its content, such as: Reached the highest international presence.
Introduced for the first time “Pinhole Photography”.
Albania introduced in the “European Photography Guide”, etc

 

TUNNEL
Position: Scriptwriter, Director

Description: Won the Prize for the best script with the movie Tunnel, enabling the production of the film with the funds of the Albanian National Centre of Cinematography and Fasada Studios. The Movie “Tunnel” participated in several film festivals.



 

Father and Godfather
Position: Film Editing

Description: Editor in the last movie by Dhimiter Anagnosti, Father and Godfather, the most interesting director in Albania. In his career he has 22 movies.

 

PHOTOS
1993 Golden Medal in competition of Artistic Photography. Savona, Italy

PAINTINGS
2001 Painting exhibition - "OUT of SILHOUETTE" - Collective - Savona, ITALY
1992 Workshop with artists from Italy, Spain, France, Cyprus, Slovenia, etc. - Perugia, ITALY
1994 Arte Fiera Mostra Internazionale d’ Arte Contemporanea "Four artists from Albania" Bologna, ITALY

1995 Applicative Art Exhibition. Tirana, ALBANIA

2095 Winner of the 3-rd Prize in the National Painting exhibition “ONUFRI” - NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART - Tirana, ALBANIA

2001 Painting exhibition - "STRUKTURE" - Collective (Video Installation) Tirana, ALBANIA

2005 Collective exhibition in "Galeria e Vogel", "Passport" - (Video installation) Tirana, ALBANIA

2007 Collective exhibition in NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART, "SPRING", (Video installation) - Tirana, ALBANIA

 




ILIR BUTKA CV

Birthday:                            13/09/1965

E-mail Address:               butkailir@yahoo.com

Education:   Institution:  Academy of Arts

Date: 1985 – 1989   Bachelor Degree:
Painting /
Art Director (Set designing)

 

Professional experience:

 

 

 

ILIR BUTKA (1965) is a film director and producer. He graduated the Albanian Academy of Arts in Tirana, Albania, has worked as a film director and producer for many years and is actually the Chairman of The Albanian National Centre of Cinematography, the official institution of Albanian cinema.

Institutional
2014 and actually - Chairman of The Albanian National Centre of Cinematography, the official institution of Albanian cinema.
2006 - Founder and President of “Albania Film Commission”, a member of the European Network of Film Commissions.
2003 – Founds the “Tirana International Film Festival”, the very first international film festival in Albania. He acted as director of TIFF until 2014.

Film Director
1989 – Starts working as painter and film director on animated films at “Kinostudio-Shqipëria e Re”,
2002 – Realizes the short film “TUNNEL” as a screenwriter, film director and producer.
2005 – Gives lectures of film montage at the Faculty of Film Directing at Academy of Arts in Albania

Producer
2007- Realizes the documentary “DAMAREAMARE” as a screenwriter, film director and producer. With “Ska-ndal Production” he produced successful movies such as HONEYMOONS - directed by Goran Paskalievic, (“GOLDEN Spike,” as well as the FIPRESCI Award, the international jury of film critics, winner at Valladolid Film Festival, Best film for Central & Eastern European at Cleveland international film festival, “Les Arcs European Film Festival”, Prix du Jury, winner of The Public Choice Awards at Thessaloniki International Film Festival), LA NAVE DOLCE - directed by Daniele Vicari, (winner of critics award “PASINETI Prize” at Venice Film Festival) and “HERE BE DRAGONS” - directed by Marc Cousins screened as a premiere in Telluride Film Festival.
He served as a member of the Selection Board of the Albanian National Center of Cinematography and Kosova Cinematography Center.
He has been a jury member of several film festivals, among which “Siena International Short Film Festival”, “Lecce European Film Festival”, “Maremetraggio International Short Films Festival”, “BRIFF International Short Films Festival”, “Balkanshorts”, “Alcine”.

He has also been a member of the “Albanian Producers and Filmmakers Association", APFA.

 

 

Exhibitions

 

 

1990 Collective painting spring exhibition, National Gallery of Arts, Tirana, Albania.

1991 Settled in Italy and continues his artistic activity making knowledge of new forms and techniques of artistic expression: ceramics, photography, computer generated graphics.

1992 Painting exhibition - Collective "Artists of Albania". Albisola, Italy

1992 Painting exhibition - Collective "Out Of Silouhette". Savona, Italy

1992 Workshop with artists from Italy, Spain, France, Cyprus, Slovenia, etc. - Perugia, Italy

1993 Painting exhibition - Collective "Grafica" Galeria Cona. Savona, Italy

1993 Golden Medal in competition of Artistic Photography. Savona, Italy

1994 Arte Fiera Mostra Internazionale d’ Arte Contemporanea "Four artists from Albania" Bologna, Italy

1995 Applicative Art Exhibition - National Gallery of Arts, Tirana, Albania.

2095 Winner of the 3-rd Prize in the National Painting exhibition “ONUFRI” - National Gallery of Arts, Tirana, Albania.

2001 Painting exhibition - "STRUKTURE" - Collective (Video Installation) Tirana, Albania

2003 Collective exhibition in "Galeria e Vogel", "Passport" - (Video installation) Tirana, Albania

my links

www.albaniaartinstitute.org
www.anagnosti.com
www.artdhe.com
www.fannolifound.org
www.infofilmfestival.com
www.shortfilmelite.com
www.shortfilmdb.com
www.albaniafilmcommission.com
www.tiranafilmfest.com
http://shortfilmfest.blogspot.com
http://artdhe.com
http://groups.google.com/group/festivalpeople
http://movies.groups.yahoo.com/group/shortfilmelite
http://movies.groups.yahoo.com/group/tiranafilmfest
http://www.youtube.com/tiranafilmfest
http://www.youtube.com/1artinstitute
http://www.youtube.com/ilirbutka


 


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