The Brussels International Festival of Fantastic Film (BIFFF) will be from 3 to 15 april for the 36th time take place. The organizers have today on the Brussels town hall, the programme suggested, in the presence of vessels of Culture Karine Lalieux. The genrefestival will be no less than 12 avant-premieres, exhibit to its 50,000 visitors.
“This year was the selection very difficult! The number of submissions continues to explode”, said spokesman Jonathan Lenearts. Of the nearly 2,000 submitted films has partially renewed BIFFF-team eventually 104 feature films and about 50 short films selected. In that selection are eleven Belgian films, of which there are six world premieres will be shown.
The edition this year will also touch on issues such as feminism, migration, or the emergence of nationalism. Innovation of this year is a virtual reality masterclass. The festival honors its traditions with her 33rd ‘vampierenbal’, Body-Painting competition and ‘Zombie Day’ on 14 april. The “Brussels International Film Market”, the first European market exclusively dedicated to the audiovisual industry, blowing its second candle.
Earlier it was already known that “The Shape of Water”-director Guillermo del Toro is a master class comes to give in the Bozar. That was a few hours after the announcement, quickly sold out. The organization, however, know that the first 150 registered fans on the waiting list can be. That will be in the course of next week be notified, according to the BIFFF festival.