Last arrangements at Bildrausch-Salon, our new Festival centre right in the middle of Theaterplatz Basel
The Iranian directors Masud Kimiai (back row, left) and Ahmat Bahrami (back row, right) arrive at the opening
Long time no see? Katrin Grögel (right, Co-Head of Cultural Affairs at Canton Basel-Stadt) engages in conversation
Festival directors Nicole Reinhard and Beat Schneider welcome director Susanna Nicchiarelli (Opening film Miss Marx) ...
..., US artist Bill Morrison (Bill Morrison's Hypnotic Pictures) and Till Brockmann (Head of Semaine de la critique Locarno and Bildrausch moderator)
After the second screening, director Alexandre Rockwell (Sweet Things) joins us in a Zoom conference for his Q&A
Ahmad Bahrami and Nahid Azizisedigh present Dashte Kamoush (The Wasteland) in our international competition
In collaboration with the Cartoonmuseum Basel we host a small exhibition of Félix Dufour-Laperrière's drawings in the foyer of the Stadtkino
Nahid Azizisedigh (The Wasteland) and Masoud Kimiai (The Deer) arrive for screenings at the Stadtkino
Norika Sefa (Looking for Venera) and Lemohang Jeremiah Mosese (This it not a burial, it'a resurrection) chat
Bildrausch programmer Susana Santos Rodrigues and director Christophe Cognet (From Where They Stood)
His colleagure Tom Schilling (Fabian: Going to the Dogs) toasting Lisabi Fridell (International Jury)
A happy crowd: Olaf Möller, Jean Perret, Luis Miñarro, Niggi Ullrich, Oskar Alegria and Christophe Cognet
... Albrecht Schuch and producer Felix von Böhm talk about their feature Fabian: Going to the Dogs ...
Isabel Heiniger, Nicole Reinhard, Beat Schneider and Stéphane Mitchell sign the pledge for more equality and diversity
(from left) Beat Schneider, Neil Young, Lemohang Jeremiah Mosese, Lisabi Fridell, Norika Sefa, Nicole Reinhard