The International Innovation Film Festival 2020 showcases leading-edge documentaries and inspiring feature films about technological innovations with a special focus on sustainable energies. The objective is to make new innovations and innovative technologies comprehensible and understandable. By using the cinematic experience as our platform, we invite the viewers to connect to Film makers, professionals and industry leaders at our presentations and panel discussions.

IIFF 2020

"Innovation and our Planet"

  • Thought-provoking and Educational Films

  • 2 Youth Events

  • Expert Presentations

  • Panel Discussions

  • Networking

  • Learning

  • Inspiration and Action

Program Flow - MARCH 10-14, 2020

1. Day - Tuesday, March 10, 2020

The Innovation Drive
"Potential Energy"

Chasing the Jet Stream
2018 | 74 min | UK, Switzerland
Directed by Claudio von Planta

Chasing the Jet Stream

18:00-19.00 -Apéro
19:00 - Opening Address from the Mayor of Bern
19:15 - Keynote Speaker: Marc Hauser
19:30 - Film English w. German Subtitles
21.00-21.30 - Panel discussion
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2. Day - Wednesday, March 11, 2020 Student Program

Innovation in Action
"Visions for a Better World"

Point of No Return
2017 | 95 min | United States
Directed by Noel Dockstader, Quinn Kanaly

Point of No Return - Student Program

08:30 - Doors open
9:00 - Keynote Speaker: Rob Holub
9.15-10.45 - Film English w. English Subtitles
10.45 - Michèle Piccard - Solar Impulse Presentation
11:00-11.30 - Panel Discussion
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2. Day - Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Innovation in Action
"Visions for a Better World"

Point of No Return
2017 | 95 min | United States
Directed by Noel Dockstader, Quinn Kanaly

Point of No Return

19:00 - IIFF Opening Address
19:15 - Keynote Speaker: Rob Holub
19.30 - Film English w. English Subtitles
21.00-21.30 - Panel discussion
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3. Day - Thursday, March 12, 2020

The Need for Innovation
"Inspire Action"

Thank you for the Rain
  2017 | 87 min | Norway, UK, Kenya
Directed by Julia Dahr, Kisilu Musya

Thank You for the Rain

18:00-19.00 - Apéro
19:00 - IIFF Opening Address
19:15 - Keynote Speaker: Kisilu Masya 
19.30 - Film English w. German Subtitles
21.00-21.30 - Panel discussion
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4. Day - Friday, March 13, 2020

Innovative Visionaries
"Solving humanity's most challenging problems"

2040
2019 | 92 min | Australia
Directed by Damon Gameau

2040

19:00 - IIFF Opening Address
19:15 - Keynote Speaker: Denis Kriegesmann
19.30 - Film English w. German Subtitles
21.00-21.30 - Panel discussion
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5. Day - Saturday, March 14, 2020

The Future of Innovation
"The Rise of A.I."

KI - LAB
Real-Time Bilderkennung mit raspberry pi

KI - LAB

Bilder in Echtzeit auslesen ist eine der Herausfoderungen unserer Zeit!

Am Samstag, den 14. März 2020 von 13:00 bis 17:00
Gymnasium Neufeld - Bremgartenstrasse 133, 3012 Bern - Raum 0.01
könnt ihr am IIFF eure eigene Bilderkennungbox programmieren.
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5. Day - Saturday, March 14, 2020

IIFF 2nd Annual Closing Ceremony

IIFF 2020 Closing Ceremony

18:00 | Cinématte Bar and Kino
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Panel Discussion

March 10-14, 2020 there will be 5 themed days relating to "Innovation and Our Planet."
Each day following the selected film we will have a Live/Skype Panel Discussion with local and international speakers.

Networking Apéro

Maintain your relationships, make valuable new ones and present your company to a focused audience that want to expand their learning about new innovation technologies.

International Films

Special Selected Films to support the topic of our themed day. For the General Audience Admission and/or private VIP reserved seating.

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - Student Morning Program

Saturday, March 14, 2020 - Student A.I. Program (in German)

Cinema and new technologies have always lived in symbiosis. Cinema uses technology and technology uses the powerful means of communication to propagate into societies.