Organizing Committee Announcement
Activity Arrangement about 5th GTIDFF Award Ceremony

  To participants and friends,
  In 2020, we have been through the influence of COVID-19, but this did not stop us from our work. There were 4486 films from 135 regions have registered. At first, let us express our sincere thanks to films’ directors and producers and those who have also lend hands during the process of filmmaking. Golden Tree International Documentary Film Festival is the festival of directors
During 2020, there are 60 films shortlisted.
Long Documentary Film (20)
Title Country Director
Le Ciel, la Terre et l'Homme Germany Caroline Reucker
Until the Sun Dies Costa Rica Claudio Carbone
How About Having A Fascination Of Mind Germany Katti Jisuk Seo, Finnja Willner
Kiruna – A Brand New World Czech Republic Greta Stocklassa
Rough Remote Rumble Spain Jorge Lopez Navarrete
An Engineered Dream India Hemant Kumar Gaba
Khatemeh Iran Hadi Zarei, Mehdi Zarei
Rush Hour Mexico Luciana Kaplan
The Songs of Time Argentina Mana García
Più de la vita Italy Raffaella Rivi
Bîr / Well Turkey Veysi Altay
Village of Women Armenia Tamara Stepanyan
Indian Space Dreams UK Sue Sudbury
Shang Xin Fang China Ying Wang
Last Night I Saw You Smiling Cambodia Kavich Neang
The Second Principle of Hans Liebschner Italy Stefano P. Testa
Inner Fires Argentina Ana Santilli Lago, Malena Battista, Laura Lugano, Ayelen Martinez
Musoon, Across the Universe South Korea Seung-suk NAM
Ballroom King Ukraine Svitlana Lishchynska
Lonely Rose China Guan Tian Hong
Medium Documentary Film (20)
Title Country Director
Quele Quele Chile Pablo Mellado, Marianne Fuentealba
ASAK Iran Mahdi zamanpour kiasari
Khunti (Road to Roots) Bangladesh Md Zahirul Hassan
LaMalera Denmark Karsten Tadie
The Abode. Who Are We? Russia Eleonora Tukhareli
Beloved Iran Yaser Talebi
Cipto Rupo: The Last Becak's Sepatbor Painter Life Indonesia Catur Panggih Raharjo
Naomhoga Chorcai-The Currach Boats of Cork Ireland S H Bean
Stalking Chernobyl US Iara Lee
By The River Australia DANIEL
SING Russia Olga Korotkaya
Divinations Belgium Sarah Vanagt
Copper Mountains Finland Carolin Koss
Ma Hebibu China Yongxu Zhao, Nana Zhang
Until The Last Drop Palestine Tim Webster, Ernesto Cabellos
As long the Feed Carry Greece Schahryar Ahadi
Xinyan One Child Left Behind US Yang Sea Liu
Farewell, Farewell, Farewell Mexico Ricardo Castro
When I Was Small India Shuchi Prasad
Hotel Regina France Matthias Berger
Short Documentary Film (20)
Title Country Director
Road to Heaven Indonesia Suprie Van Java
I Don't Think it is Going to Rain China Adrià Guxens
Gando Iran Teymour Ghaderi
A Better World Italy Geraldine Ottier
A Covered Bridge Too Far China Luyao ZHANG
Gurlitt / Mycel Switzerland Bernhard Huwiler
Lebollo South Africa Palesa Mashao
27 Second Memory Czech Republic Ivan Kachalin
Piraña India Nainisha Dedhia
Moksha UK Jithin Majeed
Swim. Swim. Swim. Russian Anastasiya Kunashko
My Cosmos Ukraine Natasha Tzeliuba, Yuliia Appen
Wait India Bibhanshu Rai
Blind Faith China Dawei Chen
Aguan-Sun Behind the Horizon Bangladesh Novera Hasan Nikkon
Freekick Russian Nastia Osipova, Anastasia Osipova
Save Me, Doctor! Ukraine Dmytro Hreshko
The Promise Spain Danel Aser
WANTOKS: Dance of Resilience in Melanesia United States Iara Lee
  We are pleased to announce that the final jury of the 5th GTIDFF will be held in Paris, France, from November 4 to 5, 2021. At that time, there will be 11 awards to be decided by 7 judges, including: Golden Tree award, best Long Documentary Award, best Medium Documentary award, best Short Documentary award, best Director award, best Camera award, best Editing award, best Music Sound Effect award, Best New Artist Award, best Youth Award and special award of the organizing committee. The award ceremony will be held on November 6, 2021, in Club de l 'Etoile cinéma, which locates in central Paris. Before the award ceremony, there will be a documentary special forum. The forum will be led by professors from Sorbonne University of France and Beijing Normal University of China to discuss the "social function and aesthetic value of ecological documentary".

GTIDFF focuses on cross-culture and cooperation, which has been held 6 times, there is a sustained growth on the number of documentary films registered, there are more and more qualified films shared to the world and known by fans all around the world. 

COVID-19 taught us to be patient, to endure. After all this, let us meet in Paris to celebrate our festival in November.
For more information about the GTIDFF, you can contact the Committee.
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