become a Union of no less than 28 states, but
not every person fits in these states or feels at home. Not everyone is welcome
or expected to stay. Many people - and as a consequence many films - don't
really belong to the EU-28. For them an imaginary 29th state was created by
IFFR programmer Gertjan Zuilhof: a country of immigration and moving cinema.
The State of Europe – Grand Tour
Grand Tour shows
highlights and surprises of new European cinema taking you on a journey of
cinematic Europe, showing its diversity,
traditions, past, present and future.
The State of Europe – My Own Private Europe
My Own Private
Europe focuses on intimate visions on and of today's Europe and aims to
rediscover Europe through highly personal and sometimes very intimate points of
view, showing how filmmakers experience living in today's Europe.
Understanding the nation-state
The nation-state is a complex governance structure with a long cultural and historical process of interactions between people, territory and political power. A distinction should be made …