Call for Entries AFFR 2023 - AFFR
4–8 Oct 2023
film • stad • architectuur

Film – City – Architecture

AFFR explores the relationship between film, cities and architecture by programming and screening architecture films and by organizing introductions and debates.

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AFFR History

The Architecture Film Festival Rotterdam (AFFR) was established in 2000, and the foundation organized its festival the same year as the first architecture film festival in the world. Festivals also took place again in 2001 and 2003. In 2007 AFFR made a fresh start after a few years of silence. In 2009 the event expanded significantly in terms of visitor numbers and programming.

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Learn more about the people behind the Architecture Film Festival Rotterdam

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Postal and visiting address, contact details

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Architectenweb interviews AFFR interim director Marieke Berkers

Marieke Berkers has been AFFR interim director since 1 January 2023. An architecture historian with over twenty years of experience as an independent researcher and writer, Marieke became treasurer of the AFFR board back in 2016 - so she is…
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Call for Entries AFFR 2023

Did you recently realise a feature film, documentary, animation, VR-production or short on the subject of architecture, city, landscape or the built environment in a broader sense? Then submit your work for AFFR 2023's film selection now!

Call for Entries AFFR 2023

The fifteenth Architecture Film Festival Rotterdam will take place at LantarenVenster and Theater Zuidplein from 4 to 8 October 2023. During the five-day festival we will explore various subjects by programming critically selected films and documentaries, complemented by insightful introductions and lively debates. This year as ever, AFFR is a critical reference point for reflection on architecture and the city through film.

Have you realised a film that fits our programme, and would you like to showcase it at the world’s largest film festival on architecture and the city? Then submit your work for consideration in the programme through our film portal. Deadline is 10 May.

Filmportal AFFR

Use the link below to submit your film, documentary, animation, VR production or short for our film selection. Deadline is 10 May.
AFFR 2023
film • city • architecture 4 - 8 Oct. 2023