The Hubert Bals Fund is designed to bring remarkable or urgent feature films by innovative and talented filmmakers from developing countries closer to completion. Here is a complete...
An overview of all selected HBF-projects for Spring 2013.
All the past HBF selections and Harvests in a row may be found here.
Through this programme, six emerging filmmakers from six different African cities have been asked to produce a short film and have received professional guidance and training in the process.
Each year, the Dioraphte Award (€10.000) is conferred upon the Hubert Bals Fund-supported film with the highest votes from the festival audience.
The Fund invites a different director each year to freely interpret his or her relationship with the HBF and IFFR in a one-minute leader.
The HBF gives financial support twice a year. Application deadlines are 1 March and 1 September. Find out more about the official regulations and entry forms.
Find here the HBF Harvest for the upcoming festival.
In order to stimulate Dutch producers to get involved in international co-productions, and to support the Hubert Bals Fund projects in the stage of actual production as well, the Netherlands...
The HBF has joined forces with IFFR's CineMart and Binger Filmlab in organising a special coaching trajectory for HBF-supported projects called Boost!
The Cinema Mondial Tour brings fiction films and documentaries supported by the Hubert Bals Fund and the IDFA Bertha Fund to film festivals throughout Africa.
The Hubert Bals Fund has changed quite a number of filmmakers' careers, or lives even, around the world. IFFR focuses on a number of those filmmakers in a new series of interviews in...