11 days filled with premieres, special film events, parties, and more: that's the Leiden International Film Festival. Founded in 2006 and currently one of the Netherlands' most important film festivals. The 2021 edition will take place from October 28 to November 7, and will feature over 100 films from all over the globe, ranging from arthouse to mainstream, and everything in between. 

What to watch!?

Four random movies to start your hunt

Police
Police

Three officers are tasked with escorting an illegal immigrant to the airport, where he will be forced onto a plane and sent back to his homeland. But when they find out the truth, they have to make a difficult choice.

Monday 2 November
11:00 - 12:38 LIDO 1
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Dating Amber
Dating Amber

This tragicomical coming-of-age film is set in Ireland during the mid-90s. Teenagers Eddie and Amber fake a relationship in order to stop everyone speculating about their sexuality. However, their ‘ideal’ arrangement begins to fall apart, forcing both of them to rethink their lives.

Monday 2 November
21:15 - 22:47 Trianon 3
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Lola Vers La Mer - ONLINE
Lola Vers La Mer - ONLINE

When Lola, a young transgender woman, can finally get her operation, her mother – who financially supports her – dies. To fulfill her mother’s last wish, Lola and her father travel to the Belgian coast, despite all their differences. Their journey, however, will not turn out as they imagined it…

Saturday 7 November
19:00 - 20:27 LUXOR ONLINE
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Lola Vers La Mer - ONLINE
Lola Vers La Mer - ONLINE

When Lola, a young transgender woman, can finally get her operation, her mother – who financially supports her – dies. To fulfill her mother’s last wish, Lola and her father travel to the Belgian coast, despite all their differences. Their journey, however, will not turn out as they imagined it…

Monday 2 November
21:15 - 22:42 LUXOR ONLINE
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