The Architecture Film Festival Rotterdam looks at how the world deals with current changes and how this can be improved in the future. Whether it is tackling global warming, housing shortage or the refugee crisis, the projects in the festival show where the problems lie and how a better society can be made possible.
Annual film festival
Every year AFFR presentsa programme packed with sensational new films, documentaries and shorts that address the latest developments in the built environment and urban society. The festival takes place at LantarenVenster in Rotterdam from 9 to 13 October 2019.
Filmmakers and film producers can submit films, documentaries and shorts in the field of city and architecture in general, and/or with a focus on the theme of Lost in Transitionin particular, via
What is the Architecture Film Festival Rotterdam?
The Architecture Film Festival Rotterdam explores the relation between film, city and architecture. In nine editions, AFFR has matured into a leading international podium for films about architecture, urban development and the built environment. AFFR brings together not only a broad public from Rotterdam but also city lovers, students, researchers, designers and filmmakers from all over the world, all of whom engage with one another in debate about the past, present and future of the city.