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13 September 2022

IFFR 2022: Return of the Tiger

IFFR is making its cinema comeback, screening films from its 2022 edition competitions at IFFR 2022: Return of the Tiger. Filmmakers and special guests will join us to introduce their work and take part in Q&A sessions at Cinerama Filmtheater and LantarenVenster in Rotterdam from October 14 to 16. Read the full lineup below.

Tiger Competition

13 titles will screen over the weekend from the 2022 selection of our flagship competition for emerging talent, including EAMI by Paraguayan filmmaker Paz Encina which received the Tiger Award in February and Special Jury Award winner Excess Will Save Us by Morgane Dziurla-Petit.

  • Achrome, Maria Ignatenko, 2022, Russia/Germany/Israel
  • The Cloud Messenger, Rahat Mahajan, 2022, India
  • A criança, Marguerite de Hillerin/Félix Dutilloy-Liégeois, 2022, Portugal
  • EAMI, Paz Encina, 2022, Paraguay/Germany/Argentina/Netherlands/France/United States
  • Excess Will Save Us, Morgane Dziurla-Petit, 2022, Sweden
  • Kafka for Kids, Roee Rosen, 2022, Israel
  • Malintzin 17, Mara Polgovsky/Eugenio Polgovsky, 2022, Mexico
  • Met mes, Sam de Jong, 2022, Netherlands
  • The Plains, David Easteal, 2022, Australia
  • Proyecto Fantasma, Roberto Doveris, 2022, Chile
  • Le rêve et la radio, Renaud Després-Larose/Ana Tapia Rousiouk, 2022, Canada
  • Ningdu (formerly Silver Bird and Rainbow Fish), Lei Lei, 2022, United States/Netherlands
  • Yamabuki, Yamasaki Juichiro, 2022, Japan/France

Read about the IFFR 2022 award winners

Big Screen Competition at IFFR 2022: Return of the Tiger

The Big Screen Competition offers a wide-ranging selection, bridging the gap between popular, classic and arthouse cinema. Eight titles from the IFFR 2022 selection will screen, including the VPRO Big Screen Award winner Kung Fu Zohra by Mabrouk El Mechri, who joins us in Rotterdam.

Ammodo Tiger Short Competition at IFFR 2022: Return of the Tiger

14 wide-ranging shorts from 1 to 63 minutes long will screen from the 2022 Ammodo Tiger Short Competition.

Get ready for IFFR 2022: Return of the Tiger

Film still: EAMI

Film still: Kung Fu Zohra

Film still: Excess Will Save Us

Film still: To Love Again

Film still: Becoming Male in the Middle Ages

Film still: Nazarbazi

Film still: Nosferasta: First Bite

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