Point of Originwith Rem Koolhaassold out - AFFR
9–13 Oct 2024
film • stad • architectuur


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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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Point of Origin
with Rem Koolhaas
sold out

The screening of Point of Origin on Thursday 5 October, with the Q&A with Rem Koolhaas, is completely sold out. Likewise, there are also no more tickets available for the screening on Sunday 8 October - which does not include a Q&A but features two special supporting films.

‘Joining us this year is Rem Koolhaas, together with his client and the filmmaker Frans Parthesius. You can ask them anything you want about the film Point of Origin – Building a house in Austria. The photographer and filmmaker Parthesius followed Koolhaas and his client during the construction of a house on a steep, narrow mountainside plot in Zell am See in Austria. An ultimate insight into the working method of Koolhaas and his special relationship with his client, Marieke Berkers, interim-director AFFR

In Point of Origin, we follow architect Rem Koolhaas and his client during the realisation of one of OMA’s few private homes – a unique look behind the scenes.

image: Courtesy of OMA / Photography by Fred Ernst

film • city • architecture 9 - 13 Oct. 2024