Lisbon & Estoril Film Festival

Sections

Tributes

ISABELLE HUPERT

The main focus of the 11th edition of LEFFEST will be on actress Isabelle Huppert, with a big retrospective of the films she starred in.

Tributes

PETER BROOK

The greatest living theatre director, with a multifaceted body of work, extending itself also in opera, cinema and literature.

Retrospectives

Julian Schnabel

Artist and director, one of the main representatives of the Neo-Expressionist movement.

Retrospectives

Abel Ferrara

​A prominent figure of North American independent film.

Retrospectives

Alain Tanner

A fundamental auteur of the New Swiss Cinema who immortalized the light of Lisbon.

Retrospectives

João Mário Grilo

An authentic look at the world.

Retrospectives

JOSÉ VIEIRA

A director of Portuguese origin and a pioneer author of a singular filmography, dedicated to the problem of emigration.

Discoveries

Discoveries

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RESTORED FILMS

Preserving the Memory of Cinema

A section dedicated to celebrating some of the greatest works in the history of film, recently digitally restored in 4K.

Special Screenings

Rediscoveries

Films that need to be seen in a new light

Special Screenings

Into Focus: Mathieu Amalric

Special emphasis on the work of Amalric as director

Special Screenings

Into Focus: Ildikó Enyedi

Special emphasis on the work of the Hungarian director

Special Screenings

Robert Pattinson Presents...

Special session with a film chosen by actor Robert Pattinson, followed by a Q&A.

Special Screenings

Jean Douchet, Restless Child

A beacon for several generations of critics, cinephiles and directors.

Special Screenings

Twin Peaks

David Lynch and his legendary TV series return

Special Screenings

IMAGES D'ORIENT

A film by Gidon Kremer e Sandro Kancheli, a concert and a reading of Elfriede Jelinek's "The Supplicants".

Special Screenings

ALAIN PLANÈS, L’INFINI TURBULENT

A film by Solrey, followed by an Alain Planès concert.

Special Screenings

Paul Bowles. A cinematic portrait

Documentaries about Paul Bowles

Special Screenings

Rodrigo Rey Rosa

One of the most relevant Latin-American authors of today.

Special Screenings

REVOLUTION OF 1917 AND THE FATE OF THE RUSSIAN POETS

An in-depth analysis on cultural aspects of the Russian Revolution of 1917.

Symposium Films

CAN ART STILL BE SUBVERSIVE TODAY?

“If we want things to stay as they are, things will have to change” : this formula from 'The Leopard' sounds in this context like a warning.

International Cinema School Meeting

SHORT FILM COMPETITION

One of the most important sections of the event allowing the discovery of new creators.

Educational Programme

Films For All Ages

The Educational Programme is a project developed especially for the community
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