International Film Festival Rotterdam

All About My Sisters

Asian Shadows picks up Rotterdam title ‘All About My Sisters’ (exclusive)

Hong Kong-based sales agent also picks up ’If Only Trees Could Talk’, directed by India’s Bobby Sarma Baruah.

Dune Dreams

Rotterdam reveals first titles for June event, shifting to hybrid format

Event will include the launch of the festival’s newest and largest programme, Harbour.

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The two women using the Rotterdam Lab to help build the Jamaican film sector

Nadean Rawlins is participating in the Lab with a project called ‘Traytown’.

Jarmusch Kelly

​Rotterdam fetes Kelly Reichardt with Robby Müller award

The award celebrates a filmmaker who has created a ”authentic, credible and emotionally striking visual language”.

IFFR Inclusion speakers

Make festivals more accountable for diversity, urges Rotterdam panel

Speakers included Eurimages exec Roberto Olla, BBC diversity head Miranda Wayland, director Shamira Raphaëla and financier Elisa Alvares.

IFFR 2021 winners

Rotterdam film festival 2021 winners revealed

Winners hailed from India, France, Kosovo, Argentina and Bosnia.

Esther Bannenberg

Hubert Bals Fund appoints interim manager

Esther Bannenberg will stay until at least June as the fund looks to restructure this year.


Greece, China film projects win top Rotterdam industry prizes

Five projects win cash prizes at the closing of IFFR Pro Days and CineMart.


International production adapting to continue through pandemic, say IFFR Tiger filmmakers

Directors included Ismaël and Youssef Chebbi, Nino Martínez Sosa, Karen Cinorre and Juja Dobrachkous.

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‘Looking For Venera’: Rotterdam Review

Kosovo makes its mark again in this award-winning debut

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‘I Comete: A Corsican Summer’: Rotterdam Review

Film set in a small Mediterranean village during the busy summer season shares the Jury Prize at IFFR

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‘Pebbles’: Rotterdam Review

Vinothraj P.S. wins the 2021 Tiger Award at IFFR

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‘Aristocrats’: Rotterdam Review

Restrained drama set in the upper echelons of Japanese society


‘Liborio’: Rotterdam Review

A messiah rises in this true-life story drama from the Dominican Republic