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Film Fest Gent - Film Fest Gent announces the first ten international titles

Film Fest Gent announces the first ten international titles

Movies such as 'A Quiet Passion', 'Bacalaureat' and 'Fai Bei Sogni'

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Film Fest Gent - Film Fest Gent opens with Ken Loach's 'I, Daniel Blake'

Film Fest Gent opens with Ken Loach's 'I, Daniel Blake'

Film Fest Gent will open the 43rd edition on 11 October with Cannes Palme d’Or winner “I, Daniel Blake”. It will be the third time that the filmmaker himself will attend the biggest festival in Belgium.

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Film selection aid

With over 140 films, the programme can be quite overwhelming. Where to start? Film Fest Gent offers you some selectiontools to help you find your way.
 

Sections

A discerning selection of the best of international cinema. An international jury awards two prizes.

Previews attended by cast and film-makers.

Film Fest Gent has a strong international reputation for it's annual focus on film music. In this year's program we present a series of masterclasses en seminars for the film music professional and five concerts open to the general public.

Films that offer a cross section of arthouse cinema from all over the world.

A selection of the best of new and recent cinema from Scandinavia, Finland and Iceland.

A selection of the new Japanese cinema.

The best documentaries and feature films on a wide range of music and musicians.

Portraits of artists, mostly from the film world.

Premiere of the first two episodes of major TV series; premiere of major mini-series.

Film Fest Gent and Vooruit are again organising a number of joint concerts, screenings and performances this year.

Tribute to Japanese director Nagisa Ôshima and American director Mark Rappaport.

Competition for Belgian Student Shorts

Competition for European Shorts. The winner receives a nomination for the European Film Awards 2017.

A program of European shorts nominated for the Best European Short Film Award of the European Film Academy.

A program of Nordic shorts

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Trails

A selection of films that follow unexpected narrative paths and push the boundaries of traditional filmmaking.

Six films to suit viewers aged 65 and over, selected from the programme by Roel Van Bambost.

Young film fans can once again enjoy the young- sters trail, which offers a stimulating and suited mix of films.

Even the youngest festival visitor can enjoy the programme with this selection of animated gems and fantasy features.

Belgian premieres of new Flemish films that already made their mark at international film festivals.

Films with a predominantly rainbow-coloured theme or sensibility.

With new films by veteran Frederick Wiseman ('In Jackson Heights'), the prolific Alex Gibney ('Zero Days') and Belgian filmmaker Johan Grimonprez ('Shadow World').

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Film Fest Gent updates

Start ticket sale on the 22nd of September

The most anticipated day of September must be 22/9, because it marks the release of Film Fest Gent’s official…


	The most anticipated day of September must be 22/9, because it marks the release of Film Fest Gent’s official programme and the start of our ticket sale.

43rd Film Fest Gent announces Belgian lineup

Every year, Film Fest Gent strives to offer a platform for its domestic cinema. We are proud to announce…

 Every year, Film Fest Gent strives to offer a platform for its domestic cinema. We are proud to announce that we will present no less than 9 new Belgian titles…

Film Fest Gent announces its first ten international titles

The festival announces its first international titles in various sections. The Official Competition includes the British-Belgian co-production “A Quiet…

 The festival announces its first international titles in various sections. The Official Competition includes the British-Belgian co-production “A Quiet…

Film Fest Gent opens with Ken Loach's 'I, Daniel Blake'

Film Fest Gent will open the 43rd edition on 11 October with Cannes Palme d’Or winner “I, Daniel Blake”.…

 Film Fest Gent will open the 43rd edition on 11 October with Cannes Palme d’Or winner “I, Daniel Blake”. It will be the third time…
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