Union Internationale de la Marionnette

Non-Governmental Organization affiliated to UNESCO


Dear puppeteers, puppetry groups, and puppet theatres! You are cordially invited to send your application form for the 54th International Puppet Theatre Festival – PIF 2021

Deadline for applying: december 31st, 2020
Applications form and all informations available on www.pif.hr/en

The International Puppet Theatre Festival – PIF gathers the best-known international and Croatian puppet theatres and performances. The arts of puppetry are presented and promoted through plays, exhibits, round tables and discussions, seminars, puppetry workshops, publishing activities, and public street programs.

The PIF is organized by the Cultural Centre Travno, a cultural institution that organizes various educational and cultural programs – concerts, exhibitions, theatre performances, educational and popular workshops and seminars, lectures, and courses in foreign languages. It is specialized in programs and publishing in the field of puppetry.

54th PIF will take place from September 17th to 23th, 2021, in the City of Zagreb, Republic of Croatia.

In the case of an unfavorable epidemic situation, we will have to find alternative digital options for program realization.