Juni 2019


Renowned director of essayist documentaries Frank Scheffer has created his latest film 'Tiger Eyes' specially for the upcoming anniversary edition of the International Film Festival Rotterdam.
Portraits of 7 international filmmakers who represent different aspects of the past four decades of the International Film Festival Rotterdam: Raùl Ruiz (Chile), Jim Jarmusch (USA), Wim Wenders (Germany), Abbas Kiarostami (Iran), Michael Haneke (Austria), Abderrahmane Sissako (Mauritania), Apitchatpong Weerasethakul (Thailand).

The film is a mosaic of depth interviews with the filmmakers about the passion for their art. A passion that is often associated with a shrewd view on man and society.

World première – January 30th 2011, 21.00h at IFFR
The 40th edition of the International Film Festival Rotterdam will take place from January 26th till February 6th. www.filmfestivalrotterdam.com