The sixth edition of the Bucharest International Experimental Film Festival BIEFF will take place March 14th to March 20th and will bring a rich selection of films developed at the intersection of cinema and visual arts. British film director Peter Greenaway is the honorary president of the festival.
Screenings will take place at the Romanian Peasant Museum and at Elvire Popescu cinema.
The festival has partnerships with Berlinale Forum Expanded and Oberhausen International Short Film Festival, thus allowing local audiences the opportunity to see titles in the programs of these festivals, including the most recent works of Anton Vidokle, Pierre Huyghe and Bjorn Melhus. At the same time, the best shorts of 2015, which were awarded at festival such as Cannes, Venice, Berlin or Clermont-Ferrand, will be shown during the Golden Shorts screening, while films created exclusively by visual artists will be shown during the Films by Visual Artists program. This year will see the second run of the film-dance program, presented in partnership with Cinedans – Dance on Screen Festival Amsterdam and centered on the theme of Intimacy and Technology. The Experimentat in Romania section will present the newest works of local directors and visual artists.
Further details on the program will be announced.
Festival passes, priced RON 75, are available at eventbook.ro and at Anthony Frost, Kyralina and Hecate bookstores.
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