In the section ahistorically called proto-noir we present examples of films that we believe played a significant role in forming film noir.
For the second time in the seven-year existence of the Noir Film Festival, we are going beyond the borders of Europe when mapping various local film noir incarnations. After Mexico (2017) we will offer a selection of films created in the Land of the Rising Sun.
At NFF, we have already featured several film adaptations of works by the holy trio of hardboiled literature Hammett-Chandler-Cain. The time has come to repay their younger colleague, unjustly neglected Cornell Woolrich.
Tickets and passes
In the section "For visitors" you can find the ticket prices for NFF 2019. This year we are introducing the "1-Day Pass" and "SPONSOR Pass".
Tribute to Alan Ladd
When Tribute to Veronica Lake, Tribute to Alan Ladd as well. You can look forward to two films featuring this iconic movie couple of the 1940s.
Tribute to Veronica Lake
Angel of film noir, Veronica Lake, will be this year one of the two classic Hollywood stars we honor every year.
Fritz Lang retrospective
This year’s festival will introduce film treasures of Fritz Lang, who had been profiling himself as a master of noir films during his 20-year American career.
As the crime motive is a central aspect of film noir, one of the program sections will focus on robbery - its planning, course, and fatal consequences.