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International Film Festival Rotterdam


Combining within its organisation the International Film Festival Rotterdam, the Hubert Bals Fund and co-production market CineMart, IFFR offers a launching pad and supportive platform for innovative and talented independent filmmakers.

48th International Film Festival Rotterdam 
 


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IFFR PRO Days 2018

        IFFR 2018 hosted the first edition of Reality Check, a two-day conference focusing on film distribution. The programme was designed to lift the fog of uncertainty around current and future distribution methods and models. Did you attent the conference, please fill out t...

IFFR closes adventurous 47th edition

Festival successfully expanded in new directions  This weekend, the screening of Armando Iannucci’s The Death of Stalin brought a close to the 47th edition of International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR). The festival initiated several innovations: the arts programme Frameworks, online streaming platform IFFR Unleashed, the two-day distribution conference Reality Check and a refocused edition of CineMart. 531 feature, mid-length and short films screened this year, of which 140...

IFFR presents 47th edition award winners

    From left to right: festival director Bero Beyer with Tiger Award winner Cai Chengjie (filmmaker) and Jiao Feng (producer/cinematographer)   ...

IFFR launches IFFR Unleashed as stand-alone streaming platform

Festival director Bero Beyer and filmmaker David Verbeek at the IFFR Unleashed press conference   New subscription and pay-per-view models unveiled as festival pursues ambitious online expansion    On Tuesday 30 January, International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) officially launches its streaming service: IFFR Unleashed. The platform aims to support independent filmmakers and connect them with online audiences year-round. The servi...

IFFR festival director kicked off the festival

Bero Beyer Festival Director Everyday we are fed a seemingly unstoppable flow of images. Whether we like it or not, the stories they convey have an impact on how we view the world and ourselves. But it is up to us to decide whether to stay glued to the repetitive stream of easy-answer-imagery or to open our minds to alternative visions that inspire us; images and stories that ask questions and broaden our horizons: cinema!     Last year International ...

Masterclasses and talks at IFFR 2018

  Clockwise: Armando Iannucci, Charlotte Rampling, Lucrecia Martel, Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Paul Schrader, Sean Baker     ...

IFFR unveils Hivos Tiger Competition 2018

Piercing by Nicolas Pesce, with Mia Wasikowska and Christopher Abbott 47st International Film Festival Rotterdam 24 January- 4 February 2018 Rotterdam, 9 January 2018   Eight films selected for the festival’s most prestigious award    International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) announces the eight titles selected for the Hivos Tiger Competition: seven world premieres and one international premiere. The prestigious Hivos Tiger Award includes a cash p...

IFFR PRO Days 2018

    With IFFR 2018 just around the corner, we welcome you to take a look at this years programme and prepare your stay.   ...

Jimmie by Jesper Ganslandt to open IFFR 2018

Jimmie by Jesper Ganslandt 47st International Film Festival Rotterdam 24 January- 4 February 2018       Closing film is Armando Iannucci's The Death of Stalin  International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) announces the opening and closing films for its 47th edition. Inaugurating the twelve-day festival on 24 January 2018 will be the world premiere of Jimmie by Swedish filmmaker Jesper Ganslandt, a road movie with a truly original twist about ...

Planet IFFR closes with exceptionally high audience ratings and over 314 000 spectators

46th  This weekend, International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) closed its 46th edition with the European première of 20th Century Women by filmmaker Mike Mills. The festival screened 484 films this year, of which 105 world premières, and attracted more than 314,000 visits. IFFR welcomed 316 filmmakers and 1,910 film professionals from all over the world. A record number of 63 feature films were rated at an average of 4 (out of 5) or higher in the audience award. The ...

The CineMart 2017 awards were announced

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The CineMart 2017 awards were announced, marking the close of the 34th edition of the co-production market. Out of 26 international projects from 24 countries the jury chose 4 different projects. Russian/French co-production Jumpman was awarded the Eurimages Co-Production Development Award of €20,000, which is given to a project presented by a European producer. Italian/French co-production Martin Eden was awarded the €6,000 ARTE International Prize and the Wouter Barendrecht Awar...

Jumpman, Martin Eden, Martyr's Lane and Ningdu named as winners of CineMart 2017

    CineMart Award winners 2017. Photo by Melanie Lemahieu.   46th International Film Festival Rotterdam: 25 January – 5 February 2017 34rd CineMart: 29 January...

Interview with Prantik Basu winner with his short Sakhisona of one of the three Tiger Awards for Short Film.

At the Award Ceremony on Sunday 29 January, Prantik Basu's Sakhisona was awarded with one of the three Tiger Awards for Short Film. Can you tell us a bit about your background as an artist. I used to write and illustrate for a Bengali children’s magazine when I was in high school. While doing my graduation in English Literature at the Calcutta University, I started working at a local television channel as a script writer. In 2007, I wrote and directed a shor...

IFFR announces winners Tiger Awards for Short Films 2017

Jorge Cadena (El cuento de Antonia), one of the three Tiger Award for Short Film winners.   46th International Film Festival Rotterdam 25 January - 5 February 2017     The jury for the Tiger Competition for Short Films completed its deliberations and announced tonight El cuento de Antonia...

Hubert Bals Fund and Netherlands Film Fund extend partnership

New HBF guidelines and deadlines   With a renewed and extended partnership with the Netherlands Film Fund, IFFR’s Hubert Bals Fund (HBF) is in full gear for its 2017 application rounds. The new HBF team also announced new guidelines and deadlines, plus commitment to Benelux distribution. IFFR is proud to announce the renewed partnership with the Netherlands Film Fund. The new NFF+HBF Co-Development scheme complements the existing successful NFF+HBF Co-production scheme,...

Full line up of panels at IFFR 2017

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IFFR PRO PANELS During the first week of IFFR, the Filmmakers Hub organizes and hosts a series of panels and debates. Top industry professionals and experts attending the festival and CineMart will share their experiences with other professionals and dispense important advice to up-and-coming filmmakers.  The panels are informal, yet highly instructive, and are a great forum for filmmakers to get their questions answered and for Industry pros to meet new talent. The IFFR Pro Panel...

IFFR 2017 Catalog online courtesy filmfestivals.com

The industry programme of the 46th edition. A wide range of interesting panels, discussions, masterclasses and off course many, many (PRO) screenings will make you feel right at home on Planet IFFR. Check the online line up of films and events at IFFR2017 ...

IFFR 2017 opens today with Lemon by Janicza Bravo

The American film Lemon by Janicza Bravo will open the 46th International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) on 25 January. Janicza Bravo’s impressive debut is a witty, no-holds-barred portrait of a likeable failure, with co-writer Brett Gelman (Dinner with Brett Gelman, Married), Judy Greer (Ant-Man, The Descendants), Nia Long (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Boiler Room) and Michael Cera (Juno, Arrested Development) in the leading roles. Lemon will have its ...

SUPER DARK TIMES, the feature debut by Kevin Phillips, will have its world premiere in Rotterdam's Bright Future

The only US fiction feature in Bright Future this year, the film comes to us from the producers behind BLUE RUIN by Jeremy Saulnier. Set in the mid 1990's, SUPER DARK TIMES is a suspenseful and intelligent film about youth and the loss of innocence - what happens when the darkness lurking beneath the surface of everyday life begins to emerge.   A terrible accident transforms best friends from high school Zach and Josh into enemies. This ambitious thriller is set in the American subu...

IFFR starts today in Rotterdam

Bero Beyer, the IFFR Festival Director, tells filmfestivals.com and the rest of the world that he is ready to welcome us all. "International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) offers a high quality line-up of carefully selected fiction and documentary feature films, short films and media art. The festival's focus is on recent work by talented new filmmakers. However, within the four sections the Festival presents, there is also room for retrospectives and themed programmes. IFFR actively...

IFFR and Océ kick-start innovation with Propellor | Kickstart partnership

International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) invests both in talent and in technology in order to keep cinema relevant and vibrant. IFFR’s co-production market CineMart and film tech hub Propellor are entering into a cooperation with Océ  – A Canon Company - a global leader in digital imaging & printing. During CineMart 2017 the Propellor | Kickstart event will take place, developing new models for the production, distribution and screening of films. Th...

Masterclasses by Olivier Assayas, Béla Tarr, Andrea Arnold and Barry Jenkins at IFFR 2017

Acclaimed filmmakers Olivier Assayas, Béla Tarr, Andrea Arnold and Barry Jenkins will be attending the 46th edition of International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR), where they will give masterclasses on their work and influences. These masterclasses are part of an extensive line-up of talks centred around IFFR’s themed programmes and unique, one-off film screenings. French filmmaker Olivier Assayas (Irma Vep, Clouds of Sils Maria) will talk about his previous works, his main infl...

IFFR welcomes 57 emerging producers to Rotterdam Lab

    46th International Film Festival Rotterdam 25 January - 5 February 2017 New and returning partner organisations from Kosovo, Macedonia, Chile, Kenya and USA   International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) will welcome 57 promising emerging film producers from ...

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Combining within its organisation the International Film Festival Rotterdam, the Hubert Bals Fund and co-production market CineMart, IFFR offers a launching pad and supportive platform for innovative and talented independent filmmakers.

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