The International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) attracted this year more visitors. In total, registered the festival at the 267 films that have, during the 47th edition were shown 329.000 visit. That there are significantly more than 314.00 visit last year, let the organization know.
Visitors are also very positive about the films from 24 January to 4 February on the programme were. They appreciated 76 of 267 films that were shown with a four (out of five) or higher. Outside the movies, there was also much to do. The English actress Charlotte Rampling, for example, spoke about her career and about her role in Andrea Pallaoro’s Hannah and the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra tended to live music at the new film Phantom Thread of Paul Thomas Anderson. Traditionally, also came a lot of (324) filmmakers to Rotterdam.
The Chinese film The Widowed Witch won the main prize of the festival, the Hivos Tiger Award. The Danish thriller, The Guilty won the award.
The International Film Festival kicked off with the Swedish feature film Jimmie.