What's New - Festival Highs

IFFR 2020 announces its India line-up

Team OGS


2020 starts with a definite win for India as 13 films make the cut for the highly coveted International Film Festival of Rotterdam, with one film in the 37th CineMart Section. The festival will take place from Jan 22- Feb 2. 


37th CineMart

  • Payal Kapadia's 'All We Imagine As Light'


  • Main Programme- Gurvinder Singh's 'Bitter Chestnut' and Prasanna Vithanage's 'Children Of The Sun'
  • Short- Shashank Walia's 'In the Month Of Love'
  • Rotterdämmerung- Lijo Jose Pellissery's 'Jallikattu'
  • Scopitone- Deepti Gupta's 'Shut Up Sona'


  • Wait and See- Lubdhak Chatterjee's 'Aahuti'
  • Sacred Beings- Tejal Shah's 'There Is a Spider Living Between Us'
  • The Tyger Burns- Aparna Sen's 'The Home And The World Today'

Bright Future

  • Main Programme- Saurav Rai's 'The Invitation'
  • Short- Suneil Sanzgiri's 'At Home But Not At Home'
  • Future Competition- Isabella Rinaldi, Cristina Hanes, and Arya Rothe's 'A Rifle And a Bag'
  • Tiger Competition- Arun Karthick's 'Nasir'


The complete festival programme, including all film descriptions, trailers and the schedule per day, will be released on the official festival website on 15 January. Stay tuned!