World Cinema Premières

Alongside the competition, the festival screens a number of titles that have their Dutch première during World Cinema Amsterdam. These are films that will be later released in Dutch theatres. These are thus pre-premières!

  • I Am Not a Witch

    Exploitation, corruption, ignorance — there are so many things wrong in Africa, but why this is the case is...
  • I Dream in Another Language

    The language you speak reflects how you view the world, how you experience the reality surrounding you. When a...
  • Rey

    An avant-garde fairy tale that essentially could be described as an ode to forgotten history and the impermanence of...
  • Something Useful

    One day, director Pelin Esmer received a call from (script)writer Baris Biçakçi. He asked her: "Shall we write a...
  • The Reports on Sarah and Saleem

    When the streets of Jerusalem are dark and quiet, Sarah and Saleem meet in a van several times a...