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Award-winning films at international festivals and well-known directors - at the 17th edition of BIFF


Bucharest International Film Festival (BIFF), an event dedicated to art house films, is scheduled to take place between September 3 and September 12. The festival runs seven sections: the feature competition, Panorama, Focus: Grecia, a section marking 100 years since the birth of King Michael, a special Spain Program, Romanian Authors, and Socially United in Cinema.


The Panorama section will showcase films such as Andrei Konchalovsky’s Dear comrades!, the winner of the Special Jury Prize at the 2020 Venice Film Festival; Konchalovsky’s Il Peccato, focused on the life of Michelangelo Buonarroti; Gaspar Noe’s Lux Aeterna, selected at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival; Pedro Almodovar’s 2020 The Human Voice, starring Tilda Swinton; or Rafael Kapelinski’s A Woman at Night, screened for the first time at the festival.

The public will also be able to see Michel Franco’s New Order, the winner of a Silver Lion at the 2020 Venice festival; Ryusuke Hamaguchi’s Wheel of Fortune and Fantasy, the winner of the Silver Bear at the Berlin Film Festival; Celina Sciamma’s Petite Maman; and Jasmila Zbanic’s Quo Vadis, Aida?, nominated for an Oscar in the International Feature category.