The International Film Festival Rotterdam has unveiled the line-up for its special one-off summer event that is due to take place from June 2-6 as part of the festival’s 50th edition celebrations.
The five-day programme follows the first part in early February which took place online after a physical edition was ruled out due to the Covid-19 pandemic. It presented 60 films across IFFR’s Tiger Competition, Big Screen Competition, Ammodo Tiger Shorts and Limelight sections.
This second part will showcase 139 feature, mid-length and short films in the new Harbour strand as well as Bright Future, Cinema Regained and the short and mid-length film sidebars.
The original plan was for the June event to take place physically but IFFR director Vanja Kaludjercic said in an online news conference on Tuesday that this plan was now in…