General FAQ

Find more information in our general frequently asked questions and answers.

At International Film Festival Rotterdam, we represent the strength and impact of independent film, filmmakers and film-related art. In our work together, we each contribute to a culture that is built on foundations of mutual respect and dignity. For IFFR respect means welcoming and appreciating everyone around us — from our colleagues to our business partners to our guests — as well as creating an environment where everyone has the freedom to express him or herself, without fear of harassment, intimidation, discrimination, sexism, or other disrespectful behaviour. We reserve the right to revoke, without notice or refund, credentials or access to festival events and venues for those who engage in such conduct. If you have been involved of have witnessed something that violates this code we ask that you contact us as [email protected] If you prefer to speak to an outside organisation you may also contact Slachtofferhulp Nederland at 088-7460 000 or 0900-0101 For emergencies, immediately dial 1-1-2.

IFFR 2022 will take place from 26 January – 6 February 2022.

You can find all festival locations here. The locations will be updated before the festival.

The full film line-up for IFFR 2022 will be announced at then end of 2021. On 19 January, the time schedule will be published. 

The online ticket sale for International Film Festival Rotterdam 2022 is expected to start on Friday 21 January 2022 at 20:00 hrs. Tiger Members and Tiger Members Supreme can purchase their tickets one day before official ticket sale start from Thursday 20 January. They will receive information about this by email.

Information about ticket sales of IFFR 2022 can be found on the page about Ticket sales information.

The IFFR Volkskrantdag 2022 will take place on the last day of the festival.

There will be a VPRO Preview- or Reviewdag during IFFR 2022.

Of course it is possible to visit IFFR! Contact [email protected], we are happy to help with the specific practical information you may need.

We put the number of the room immediately behind the location on your ticket. KINO 1 is therefore room 1 in KINO and Pathé 1 stands for Pathé Schouwburgplein room 1.

No. Once the film has started, you're not allowed to enter. We want to ensure the best film experience for the audience and strictly follow our Covid-19 safety protocol.

Information for film professionals can be found on our professionals website. If you want to enter your film, all the necessary information can be found here. Also take a look at the terms and conditions regarding entering a film for the upcoming edition of IFFR.

Industry professionals can stay up to date by subscribing to our Tiger Alert Pro, IFFR's newsletter for international guests.

If you are a journalist and want to receive press releases, send an e-mail to [email protected] to receive press releases in future.

Alongside income generated by ticket sales, IFFR is dependent on additional funding and therefore cooperates with various partners, funds and individuals, the main sources that help realise an annual festival. You too can support IFFR, both as an organisation and as an individual. For example, you may enter into a partnership or join the Tiger Business Lounge or become a Tiger Member.

Is your question still unanswered?

We are happy to help. Send us an e-mail via [email protected] or call (+31) 10 890 90 90.