TIGER EYES AT IFFR
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