Traditionally, IFFR only truly starts after the opening evening with a film screening on Thursday 23 January, for Tiger Members and Tiger Members Supreme only.
Tickets Tiger Members (with IFFR Unleashed) €9, Tiger Members Supreme attend for free
First Love by Miike Takashi
Miike Takashi, 2019, United Kingdom, 108’
Genre master Miike Takashi returns to his first love, characteristic of his 1990s career – Yakuza films. This contemporary take includes the usual explosive elements: talented, yet ill boxer Leo and call girl Monica become embroiled in a failed drug deal between local gangsters and a Chinese triad.