• , 2016
    315 minutes
    29 January 2017

    Best of IDFA on tour

    New edition of the annual compilation programma with prize winners and festival favorites of the past edition of the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA).

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  • From age 12 and up Fear Offensive use of language Violence
    Ivo M. Ferreira, 2016
    105 minutes
    Miguel Nunes, Margarida Vila-Nova, Ricardo Pereira, João Pedro Vaz, Simão Cayatte
    Portugal
    Portuguese
    19 January 2017

    Cartas Da Guerra

    Based on the letters of famous Portuguese writer António Lobo Antunes to his wife, CARTAS DA GUERRA tells the story of a young doctor being drafted into the army in 1971, and transferred into one of the worst zones of the colonial war: the east of Angola. PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS FILM IS IN PORTUGUESE, WITH DUTCH SUBTITLES.

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  • From age 9 and up Fear
    Hugo Gélin, 2016
    118 minutes
    Omar Sy, Clémence Poésy, Antoine Bertrand, Ashley Walters, Gloria Colston
    France, UK
    French, English
    26 January 2017

    Demain Tout Commence

    Samuel enjoys a carefree life on the French Riviera. That is until Kristin, a former fling, announces he is the father of a newborn, hands him a baby girl and takes off. PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS FILM IS IN FRENCH AND ENGLISH, WITH DUTCH SUBTITLES.

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  • Samanou Acheche Sahlstrom, 2015
    88 minutes
    Lisa Carlehed, Peter Plaugborg, Johanna Wokalek
    Denmark
    Danish, German, English, Swedish
    9 January 2017

    In Your Arms

    Niels, who is terminally ill, has one last wish before dying: a one-way trip to Switzerland. Maria, nurse in search of self-confidence, decides to help him.

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  • From age 12 and up Fear
    Garth Davis, 2016
    118 minutes
    Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman, Rooney Mara, Sunny Pawar, David Wenham
    Australia
    English, Bengali, Hindi
    12 January 2017

    Lion

    A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometres from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia. 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family. PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS FILM IS IN ENGLISH, BENGALI AND HINDI, WITH DUTCH SUBTITLES. Summer cinema discount! * Buy 1 summer reprise filmticket and get 1 for free!

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  • All audiences
    Benjamin Ree, 2016
    78 minutes
    Magnus Carlsen, Garry Kasparov, Viswanathan Anand
    Norway
    English, Norwegian
    23 January 2017

    Magnus

    MAGNUS is the incredible story of a boy, who went from being bullied by his classmates to become the World Chess Champion. PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS FILM IS IN ENGLISH AND NORWEGIAN, WITH DUTCH SUBTITLES.

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  • From age 16 and up Fear Offensive use of language
    Olivier Assayas, 2016
    105 minutes
    Kristen Stewart, Lars Eidinger, Sigrid Bouaziz, Anders Danielsen Lie, Ty Olwin
    France, Germany
    English
    26 January 2017

    Personal Shopper

    Kristen Stewart reunites with French director Olivier Assayas (CLOUDS OF SILS MARIA) for this artful ghost story about a young woman trying to reconnect with the spirit of her departed brother.

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  • From age 16 and up Sex Violence
    Alejandro Jodorowsky, 2016
    128 minutes
    Adan Jodorowsky, Brontis Jodorowsky, Leandro Taub, Pamela Flores, Alejandro Jodorowsky
    Chile, Japan, France, UK
    Spanish, French, English
    5 January 2017

    Poesia Sin Fin

    POESÍA SIN FIN portrays Alejandro Jodorowsky’s young adulthood, set in the 1940s and 1950s, in the buzzing Chilean capital city of Santiago. There, he decides – against his family’s wishes – to become a poet and is introduced, by destiny, into the foremost bohemian and artistic circle of the time.

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  • Rosie Stapel, 2015
    98 minutes
    Netherlands
    Dutch
    15 January 2017

    Portret Van Een Tuin

    In a historical vegetable garden on a Dutch estate, the 85 year-old pruning master and the gardener tend to the espaliers. As they prune, the men chat about food, the weather, the world and they share their knowledge of horticulture. PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS FILM IS IN DUTCH, WITH DUTCH SUBTITLES.

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  • From age 12 and up Discrimination Fear Violence
    Guido Hendrikx, 2016
    72 minutes
    Netherlands
    English
    9 January 2017

    Stranger in Paradise

    The opening film of IDFA 2016 is a political essay on the absurd dilemmas presented by asylum policies. In a classroom, migrants’ illusions are dashed against the rocks of European arrogance.

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  • All audiences
    Buster Keaton & Clyde Bruckman, 1927
    76 minutes
    USA
    black & white, silent film
    8 January 2017

    The General

    Buster Keaton’s THE GENERAL is one of the first films shown at our original cinema 'Filmhuis Maastricht'. To celebrate our 40th anniversary we show the brand-new digitally restored version. Written especially for the occasion and performed live is a new score for the film by composer and film scholar Kevin Toma.

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  • Johannes Nyholm, 2016
    86 minutes
    Christian Endrén, Johan Kylén, Anna Bjelkerud, Linda Faith
    Sweden, Denmark
    English
    29 January 2017

    The Giant IFFR Live

    Rikard is an autistic and severely deformed man who tries to find his way back to his long lost mother through the game of pétanque and using the help of a 200 foot giant.

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  • From age 12 and up Violence
    , 2016
    118 minutes
    Petr Skvortsov, Victoria Isakov, Svetlana Bragarnik, Anton Vasiliev, Yuliya Aug
    Russia
    Russian
    26 January 2017

    The Student

    Veniamin, a teenager in the midst of a mystical crisis, has his mother, schoolmates and entire high school turned upside down by his questions. Can girls go to their swimming classes in bikinis? Does sex education have a place in school? Should the theory of evolution be taught as part of the Natural Sciences?

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  • Aly Muritiba, 2015
    123 minutes
    Fernando Alves Pinto, Mayana Neiva, Lourinelson Vladmir, Giuly Biancato, Michelle Pucci
    Brasil
    Portuguese
    12 January 2017

    To My Beloved

    Dense psychological drama about loss and deception. PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS FILM IS IN PORTUGUESE, WITH DUTCH SUBTITLES.

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  • From age 12 and up Fear
    , 2016
    118 minutes
    16 January 2017

    Unicef Movie Night

    Special screening of Lion (English subtitled) in collaboration with UNICEF Maastricht.

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