HBF Results

Below you can find an overview of the Hubert Bals Fund's activities over the years, including the selections that were made by the fund, the HBF-funded films that were screened at IFFR, and the HBF's annual reports.  

Recent selections

Script and Project Development and Postproduction

NFF+HBF

HBF+Europe

Complete Results 1988-2016

This document (updated January 2018) gives a complete and conslusive overview of all projects that have been supported by the Hubert Bals Fund since its establishment in 1988. 

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    Life on a String by Chen Kaige (China, 1992)

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    Osama by Siddiq Barmak (Afghanistan, 2003)

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    Neighbouring Sounds by Kleber Mendonça Filho (Brazil, 2012)

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    Mysterious Object at Noon by Apichatpong Weerasethakul (Thailand, 2000)

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    La niña santa by Lucrecia Martel (Argentina, 2004)

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    By the Time It Gets Dark by Anocha Suwichakornpong (Thailand, 2016)

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    Tony Manero by Pablo Larraín (Chile, 2008)

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    Uzak by Nuri Bilge Ceylan (Turkey, 2002)

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    Rapado by Martín Rejtman (Argentina, 1992)

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    What They Don't Talk About When They Talk About Love by Mouly Surya (Indonesia, 2013)

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    Platform by Jia Zhangke (China, 2000)

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    The Wound by John Trengove (South Africa, 2017)

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    Whisky by Juan Pablo Rebella & Pablo Stoll (Uruguay, Argentina, Germany, 2004)

HBF-Supported Films at IFFR

Each year, completed films supported by the Hubert Bals Fund are screened at International Film Festival Rotterdam: an ideal launching platform for independent cinema from around the globe. An overview of previous HBF Harvests:

Annual reports

Read the HBF annual reports here.