Amsterdam mayor opens Pink Film Days

10th March 2011, Comments 0 comments

Amsterdam Mayor Eberhard van der laan will today officially open the annual Pink Film Days together with Chair Dennis Boutkan of the Amsterdam Gay & Lesbian Film Festival Dennis Boutkan. The 14th edition of the fiestival will be held in movie theatre Het Ketelhuis.

One of the festival’s main themes will be the ‘South American Way’, focusing on films from the region. Another important theme will be the modern family, which will feature films showing families ‘consisting of more than just blood ties’.

The Pink Film Days will include a total of 112 films and last until 20 March. voorstellingen te zien. Many filmmakers and authors will make an appearance. Three prizes will be awarded on the final day of the festival: the Audience Award, a Junior Award best film about - and featuring - young people and a Senior Award best film about - and featuring - not-so young people.

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