Wednesday, June 23

Rotterdam – KNF Award

Click through each award to see the full list of nominees and winners!

2020 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Kala azar Janis Rafa

Kala azar

Janis Rafa

2019 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Too Late to Die Young Dominga Sotomayor Castillo

Too Late to Die Young

Dominga Sotomayor Castillo

2018 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Zama Lucrecia Martel

Zama

Lucrecia Martel

2017 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

King of the Belgians Peter Brosens

King of the Belgians

Peter Brosens

2016 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

De waarneming Frank Scheffer

De waarneming

Frank Scheffer

2015 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Nøgle hus spejl Michael Noer

Nøgle hus spejl

Michael Noer

2014 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

To Kill a Man Alejandro Fernández Almendras

To Kill a Man

Alejandro Fernández Almendras

2013 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Il futuro Alicia Scherson

Il futuro

Alicia Scherson

2012 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Klip Maja Milos

Klip

Maja Milos

2011 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Winter Vacation Hongqi Li

Winter Vacation

Hongqi Li

2010 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Northless Rigoberto Pérezcano

Northless

Rigoberto Pérezcano

2009 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Tony Manero Pablo Larraín

Tony Manero

Pablo Larraín

2008 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Cargo 200 Aleksey Balabanov

Cargo 200

Aleksey Balabanov

2007 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Operation Filmmaker Nina Davenport

Operation Filmmaker

Nina Davenport

2006 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Look Both Ways Sarah Watt

Look Both Ways

Sarah Watt

2005 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Illumination Pascale Breton

Illumination

Pascale Breton

2004 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

The Missing Kang-sheng Lee

The Missing

Kang-sheng Lee

2003 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Blissfully Yours Apichatpong Weerasethakul

Blissfully Yours

Apichatpong Weerasethakul

2002 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Bolivia Israel Adrián Caetano

Bolivia

Israel Adrián Caetano

2001 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

No Place to Go Oskar Roehler

No Place to Go

Oskar Roehler

2000 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Audition Takashi Miike

Audition

Takashi Miike

1999 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Life is to Whistle Fernando Pérez

Life is to Whistle

Fernando Pérez

1998 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Gummo Harmony Korine

Gummo

Harmony Korine

1997 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Irma Vep Olivier Assayas

Irma Vep

Olivier Assayas

1996 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

From the Journals of Jean Seberg Mark Rappaport

From the Journals of Jean Seberg

Mark Rappaport

1995 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

The Whores Aurelio Grimaldi

The Whores

Aurelio Grimaldi

1994 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Living with an Idiot Aleksandr Rogozhkin

Living with an Idiot

Aleksandr Rogozhkin

1993 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Observations Ruud Monster

Observations

Ruud Monster

1992 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Thank You and Good Night Jan Oxenberg

Thank You and Good Night

Jan Oxenberg

1991 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Elegiya Aleksandr Sokurov

Elegiya

Aleksandr Sokurov

1990 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Life Is Cheap... But Toilet Paper Is Expensive Wayne Wang

Life Is Cheap… But Toilet Paper Is Expensive

Wayne Wang

1989 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

The Prisoner of St. Petersburg Ian Pringle

The Prisoner of St. Petersburg

Ian Pringle

1988 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

The Emperor's Naked Army Marches On Kazuo Hara

The Emperor’s Naked Army Marches On

Kazuo Hara

1986 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Zina Ken McMullen

Zina

Ken McMullen

1985 International Film Festival Rotterdam – KNF Award

Manuel on the Island of Wonders Raoul Ruiz

Manuel on the Island of Wonders

Raoul Ruiz