Rotterdam will be celebrating architecture, also in 2019. The Rotterdam Architecture Month takes place from 24 May to 16 June, with festivals, exhibitions, lectures, films and tours at special places in Rotterdam. Naturally as the largest platform for Film and Architecture AFFR will join this event too.
The former Post Office on Coolsingel is the central point during the Rotterdam Architecture Month. The doors will open one more time before the major renovation begins. You can visit this iconic building during the Rotterdam Architecture Month during the week during the evening hours. Admission is free on weekends.
AFFR Film evenings
AFFR organizes two atmospheric film nights during the Rotterdam Architecture Month, on 25 May and 15 June. These evenings are all about current themes in architecture and the city.
Human Shelter – 25 May 22:00 hrs
Director Boris Bertram took a fascinating journey around the world in search of answers to the question of when a shelter becomes a home. His odyssey carries him across four continents and nine countries, from a refugee camp in Iraq to the northernmost tip of Norway. Even to our future colony on Mars! A world trip in sixty minutes that will leave you astounded and enchanted by human diversity.
City of Gold – 15 June 22:00 hrs
From Little Ethiopia and Koreatown to Little Armenia and Pico-Robertson, Los Angeles is a fascinating multicultural treasure trove. The documentary City of Gold creates a surprising portrait of this metropolis seen through the eyes of friendly food critic en LA lover Jonathan Gold. This Pulitzer Prize winner visits the most inconspicuous food spots and discovers the city as a complex incubator for more than a hundred different culinary cultures.