International Film Festival Rotterdam

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​Karim Rahbani headed to Rotterdam Lab after Cairo Film Connection win

Cairo co-production platform metes out $200,000 worth of prizes.

Nelson Carlo de los Santos Arias

IFFR’s Hubert Bals Fund unveils new script and project selections

Recipients include a Berlin Silver Bear winner.

Jafar Panahi

Filmmakers at Risk initiative launched by European Film Academy, IDFA and IFFR (exclusive)

Helen Mirren, Jafar Panahi lend support to new initiative focused on filmmakers in danger.

The Intrusion

Rotterdam's Hubert Bals Fund backs six projects for co-production scheme

Films from Chile, Lebanon, China and South America selected.


Screen Future Leaders receive Cannes emerging festival programmer prizes

IFFR’s Inge de Leeuw and CPH:DOX’s Mads Mikkelsen were honoured.


New Lucrecia Martel title among 14 projects selected for Rotterdam's Hubert Bals Fund

12 titles for script and development; two titles on the co-production scheme.

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International festival chiefs call for release of Myanmar filmmaker Min Htin Ko Ko Gyi

”We are gravely concerned for his health and fear for his life.”

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MUBI teams up with Rotterdam Film Festival (exclusive)

Four IFFR titles will play on the streaming platform.

Hail Satan

'Hail Satan?': Rotterdam Review

Penny Lane’s entertaining documentary looks at new rise - or interpretation - of the horned one

Winter After Winter

'Winter After Winter': Rotterdam Review

Xing Jian delivers a meticulously-composed story set in Japanese-occupied Manchuria

Queen Of Hearts

'Queen Of Hearts': Sundance Review

A successful lawyer embarks on an affair with her teenage stepson

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'Harpoon': Rotterdam Review

Gung ho gore on a messy day out on a yacht from Canada’s Ron Grant

God Of The Piano

'God Of The Piano': Rotterdam Review

A concert pianist resorts to desperate measures when her baby son is born with a hearing impairment