We’re back with a brand-new season of IFFR KINO. From October to January we’re screening an IFFR cult classic in KINO on every first Wednesday of the month. These gems demand to be seen a second time – a great warm-up for our upcoming festival in January. What is a ‘cult film’, exactly? With this new season of IFFR Kino we delve into IFFR’s past to find a loose answer to the question. Loose, because there are many ways for a film to reach cult status.
IFFR KINO season 6
Time flies because KINO is turning five years old and to celebrate we’re diving headfirst into one of our favourite genres: the heist film. A genre that originated in the 1950’s and persists in many incarnations to this day. Now that millions get robbed with a simple mouse click, it feels almost nostalgic to watch skilled journeymen prepare and execute elaborate schemes to obtain that hard earned but ill gotten ticket to sunnier shores… If they make it out, of…