At the festival there was a total of 350 tourist short films from 44 countries. The official rating of 165 nominated films from Argentina, USA, Bangladesh, Qatar, Nepal, Pakistan, Taiwan, Venezuela and other countries.
His films Tourfilm Riga 2016 was supported by the international Committee of tourism film festivals (CIFFT), who submitted the picture, denominated in other similar festivals.
The international jury assessed the idea, the creativity, the amount of information of each film and chose the best film in each of the five categories: cultural tourism, ecotourism, adventure tourism, commercial tourism and Latvian tourism product.
More information is available on the festival website www.tourfilmriga.lv.