Bong Joon Ho, Beth B, Terence Nance, Marion Hänsel and more at IFFR 2020International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) brings together adventurous filmmakers and audiences. The Talks & Masterclasses programme of the 49th edition is filled with panel discussions, partner collaborations and of course: many conversations with the creative minds of cinema.
Festival campaign IFFR 2020 launchedFor the 49th edition, the International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) campaign plays with the most basic elements that make up film. A set of primary colours, a flicker of light meeting darkness, a chemical drip on a strip of film – elements that, when combined with talented determination, can create infinite forms of cinematic experience.
Ammodo Tiger Short Competition and Deep Focus Short Profiles announcedInternational Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) announces the 21 short films selected for the Ammodo Tiger Short Competition: 15 (festival) world premieres, 5 international premieres and a European premiere. A jury consisting of Nathanja van Dijk, Safia Benhaim and Greg de Cuir Jr. decides the winners of three equal awards.
HBF Fall Selection 2019This fall, the Hubert Bals Fund (HBF) of International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) has selected eleven film projects from the Middle East, Eastern Europe, Africa, Latin America and Asia for its Script and Project Development Scheme, which receive grants worth a combined total of €99,000. In addition, two projects have been selected for the NFF+HBF Co-production Scheme and receive €50,000 each from the Netherlands Film Fund. The HBF fall selection 2019 includes a majority of films originati...
The art of film at IFFR 2020Art and artists’ films consistently have a prominent place at International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR). The 49th edition of the festival is no exception. This year’s Art Directions features installations and video work by Rosa Barba, the Quay Brothers and multiple cutting-edge collectives.
ABOUT INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL ROTTERDAM
With nearly 330,000 admissions and over 2,400 film professionals attending, IFFR is one of the largest audience and industry-driven film festivals in the world, offering a high quality line-up of fiction and documentary feature films, short films, exhibitions, performances, masterclasses and talks.IFFR actively supports new and adventurous filmmaking talent through numerous industry initiatives including co-production market CineMart, the Reality Check conference, the BoostNL initiative, the Hubert Bals Fund and Rotterdam Lab. IFFR's 49th edition takes place from Wednesday 22 January to Sunday 2 February 2020. More information can be found at IFFR.com.