During We Are One: A Global Film Festival, you can watch free movies from all over the world via Youtube. This online film festival was created by International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR), among others, to raise money for Covid-19 support.
Film program IFFR
Each participating film festival provides its own part of the film program. Below we list the IFFR film program for you.
Stories of Destroyed Cities: Şhengal
The city of Shengal in northwestern Iraq has recently been recaptured from the Islamic State by the Kurds. A film about surviving Yezidis trying to pick up everyday life again.
Watch on Youtube Premiere: June 2nd 2020, 4:00 PM
Freedom Lecture by Rojava Film Commune
Lecture by Diyar Hesso and Sêvînaz Evdikê of the Kurdish Rojava Film Commune. This film collective encourages a new generation of image makers to make films based on their daily reality.
Watch on YouTube Premiere: June 2nd 2020, 4:30 PM
Short documentary about a formative moment in the life of the Kenyan ritual healer Jackson, one of the last practitioners of utapishi ('tapi'), a form of ritual healing.
Watch on YouTube Premiere: June 3nd 2020, 2:15 PM
The intriguing story of the mysterious homeless Kmêdeus (EatGod) who lived on the Cape Verde island of São Vicente.
Watch on YouTube Premiere: June 3rd 2020, 3:00 PM
The search for a working air conditioner is the starting point for a pleasantly loose film about the pulse of the city of Angola.
Watch on YouTube Premiere: June 6th 2020, 5:45 PM
Check out the YouTube channel of the online festival, because you can set reminders for the films you want to watch. For more information and the latest updates, visit the website of the festival.