Along the Way in cinemas

27 January 2022

Film still: Along the Way

Watch the world premiere of Mijke de Jong’s latest feature film on the big screen during our closing weekend. The moving film about refugee twin sisters trying to reach Fortress Europe will show in cinemas in Rotterdam, Amsterdam, Hilversum and Groningen.

With the re-opening of cinemas in the Netherlands as of Wednesday 26 January, we are pleased to announce that Mijke de Jong’s latest feature film Along the Way will premiere in cinemas during our closing weekend. Join us on Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 February at Cinerama, LantarenVenster and Pathé Schouwburgplein in Rotterdam, Eye Filmmuseum in Amsterdam and Forum Groningen. Mijke de Jong will attend the world premiere in LantarenVenster in Rotterdam on Saturday 5 February.

Along the Way

Refugee twins Fatima and Zahra have plenty of ambition and a lust for life, but first have to reach Europe. Moving, resilient tale that director Mijke de Jong made after meeting the charismatic Afghan leads at camp Moria.

This film is endorsed by vfonds, one of IFFR's main partners, as part of the Freedomline selection

Tickets for screenings in Rotterdam are now available – with shows in Cinerama, LantarenVenster and Pathé Schouwburg. Find screening times and buy tickets on the film page.

Tickets for screenings in Eye Filmmuseum in Amsterdam and Forum Groningen can be purchased on the respective film theatre’s websites.

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