The Film Festivals carry a broader goal than just showing films. In combination with the educational components, the festival establishes links between various expressions of art to create deepening and broadening. Various workshops and master classes were given where filmmakers could further their skills and interested parties could learn about film and television making.

Check, Check, Double Check

A conference for investigative journalists that began with a lecture on the theme of shame and ended two days later with a live online search, late into the evening, for the owner of a crashed drug plane in the district of Brokopondo. Such was the case in Suriname where, from June 6 to 8, 2019, […]

Heerenstraat Festival

Heerenstraat Festival is an annual festival focusing on art, food and culture. In a creative and cultural way, the festival highlights the beautiful city center and its history. Using the four pillars of film, art and culture, education and youth development, The Back Lot aims to turn the beautiful Heerenstraat into a cultural center in the coming years.