Open Air Film Festival
Welcome to your most magical open air film festival in Rotterdam. From August 16 until August 27 2023 the festival celebrates cinematic talent from around the world, presenting films at night at a playful location. Roffa Mon Amour thrills and moves you with a selection of colourful, daring films from new and known filmmakers, live Cinema Concerts, introductions, and Q&As. We also offer fun projects such as the New Jury where Rotterdam film lovers have the opportunity to watch the New Makers programme and decide which filmmaker will take home the New Amour Award. So get ready to enter the playful concrete art garden that is Brutus, you travel from Cambodia to Mexico back again from Rwanda to Rotterdam.
Somewhere on a rooftop? Hidden in an old classroom? Amsterdam, Rotterdam or Tokyo?
Pick a date and your favourite film. See you!
When and where does the festival take place?
The festival takes place from August 16 until August 27 in the open air in the sculpture garden of Brutus in Rotterdam West, Keilestraat 10.
Do you need volunteers?
The applications will open soon.
What time does the film start?
The film starts when it’s dark outside – between 21.15 and 21.30 depending on the programme. You will receive an email with further information.
Do the films have English subtitles?
Yes! All films are available with English subtitles.
Can I bring a drink form outside the festival to go with the movie?
Sorry, that’s not allowed! However, you will be able to order a drink at the bar that opens at 8pm.
How come there's no food?!
We’re offering the classical cinema experience – just you, movie and popcorn! However, here are some tips for places around the festival: Keilecafe, Weelde, Restaurant Bitter, EAUX POSSE, Shaami Huis.
Why is the bar closed after the film?
According to the regulations from the government, the event should wrap up after 11pm. As such, we cannot be keeping the bar open.
Are dogs welcome at the festival?
Of course! We welcome all paw-some film lovers.