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IFFR 2018 Script and Project Development Support (Deadline: March 1, 2018)

The International Film Festival Rotterdam, one of the most prestigious film festival in Europe, is offering a Script and Project Development grant to talented filmmakers who live and work in countries identified by the film festival (See list… 76 more words


The Cleaners, Western & I, Tonya - The Monocle Daily, Friday Feb 2nd

Reporting from the press room at this year’s International Film Festival Rotterdam, I talked about three new films; The Cleaners, Western and I, Tonya, as well as the festival’s overall theme, ‘The Humans of Planet IFFR’. You can listen back here.


Re-inventing Mitchell & Kenyon: Local Films for Local People at IFFR 2018

At this year’s International Film Festival Rotterdam, as part of the Critics’ Choice IV programme, Dr Peter Walsh & I staged a contemporary cinema-going film experiment. 138 more words


The Hungry Lion (2017) review

“A confronting narrative (…), the power of the imaginary and the destructive effects this imaginary can have on the position of the subject within society (…),┬áthat is now needed more than ever. 911 more words


International Film Festival Rotterdam

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. 225 more words

IFFR 2017 - review - I'M COMING UP (Ting Min-Wei, 2016, Singapore)

The International Film Festival Rotterdam is among the most interesting film festivals in the world also because its program is open to and features films like Ting Min-Wei’s… 321 more words


IFFR 2017 - review - UGLY (Juri Rechinsky, 2017, Austria/Ukraine)

According to the fiction feature debut of director Juri Rechinsky, life is ugly. Everyday existence is dark and ultimately futile. The plot of Ugly could, in fact, be briefly summed up as a succession of people, things or images resuscitated or kept alive for apparently no reason at all – except, perhaps, to further this sense of lack and misery that can only lead us to a path towards more misery and suffering. 462 more words