Previous Themes

Here is a list over all the festival themes since the beginning of ISFiT.

Through the years, ISFiT has set a number of social and political issues on the agenda. The festival themes have all been relevant to the present time, and have in addition to creating discussion and debate, added value, understanding and commitment across borders.


  • 1990: A Changing Europe

  • 1992: Breaking Communication Barrieres

  • 1994: Human Rights

  • 1997: Quality of Life

  • 1999: Solving Conflicts

  • 2001: Global Responsibility

  • 2003: Challenging Attitudes

  • 2005: Education. Why?

  • 2007: Global Boundaries

  • 2009: Peacebuilding

  • 2011: Globalize this: Health

  • 2013: Global Trade