International Film Festival Rotterdam
International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) director Rutger Wolfson is taking a break from his festival duties for at least the next month as he recovers from an autoimmune disease.
The 43rd edition of the International Film Festival Rotteram (IFFR), which runs Jan 22 to Feb 2, will offer a special programme called ‘The State Of Europe.
More than 8,500 attendees turned up for second Curacao International Film Festival Rotterdam.
FIPRESCI award goes to The Fifth Gospel of Kaspar Hauser; NETPAC prize goes to What They Don’t Talk About When They Talk About Love; inaugural Big Screen Award won by Pretty Butterflies; and The Future wins critics prize.
Established art house directors Yorgos Lanthimos and Lucrecia Martel won cash prizes as International Film Festival Rotterdam’s 30th coproduction market CineMart announced its prizes last night.
Dir/scr: Cristi Puiu. France. 2012. 158mins
Dir/scr: Aaron Douglas Johnston. US. 2013. 72mins
Dir/scr: Alicia Scherson. Chile-Italy-Spain. 2013. 94mins
Dir: Michael Noer. Denmark. 2013. 96mins
Dir/scr: Marion Hänsel. Belgium-France-Germany. 2013. 81mins