SILENT HEAT in production short film
On a vacation with her girlfriend Lyla’s fantasies are triggered in an unexpected way. After she is stung by a sea urchin she meets the sensual Valéry who takes her to an underground sub culture with a peculiar fetisj. The island appears to be full of pleasure and a scenery of desire that will change Lyla’s life forever.
written and to be directed by Luciënne Venner financer Netherlands Filmfund, Amsterdam Fund for the Arts, Brand Cultuurfonds
SEE ME in production short animation
When nobody wants to see you, your vision changes. Only when you fall, you seem to be a part of everybody, just for a little while.
written and to be directed by Patty Stenger visual artist Yvonne Kroese animation Happy Ship financer Netherlands Filmfund, Voordekunst, Amsterdam Fund for the Arts, Stimuleringsfonds Creative Industry
HEMELRIJKEN in post production feature
When Kelly is released from prison, her sister Samantha tries hard to keep her on the right track. But then Kelly’s ex-boyfriend Eddy gets back into her life.
to be directed by Stanley Kolk written by Chris Westendorp release year 2020 length 80 minutes, language dutch financers CoBO, NPO Fund coproducer EO
MAGIC MOUNTAINS in post production feature
Hannah travels through the Polish mountains with her ex-boyfriend Lex. During their journey the young woman finds out that Lex has prepared the perfect crime, with Hannah as his victim.
written by and to be directed by Urszula Antoniak release year 2020 length 80 minutes, language dutch, english financers CoBO, NPO Fund coproducer NTR
3 MINUTES - 60 MINUTES A LENGTHENING in post production feature
Can a film of three minutes last an hour? Three Minutes - Sixty Minutes shows film footage from 1938 shot in a Jewish town in Poland and is trying to delay the end of it. As long as we see, history is not over yet.
directed by Bianca Stigter release year tbd length 60 minutes, language dutch, polish, english financers Netherlands Filmfund, Amsterdam Fund for the Arts, Critics’Choice
A successful data analyst takes care of his sick father in addition to his busy job. If he has to travel to Amsterdam for work, the pressure becomes too great. A special encounter with a stranger ensures that Andriy finally lets go.
written and to be directed by Mariia Ponomarova financer Netherlands Filmfund
SCRATCHES - in pre production single play
Bianca, in her forties with an inferiority complex, has been trying to satisfy her demanding mother all her life. When she finds a friend in a new colleague, a new world opens for Bianca. When he suddenly disappears from her life, she has to find her inner strength.
to be directed and written by Hyo Kaag coproducer NTR financer Netherlands Filmfund, NPO Fund
CRONOS - in pre production single play
Like father like son? Or is it possible to escape the legacy of blood?
to be directed by Michael Middelkoop and written by Moniek Kramer coproducer BNNVARA financer Netherlands Filmfund, NPO Fund
OCCUPIED CITY in pre production documentary
Living in Amsterdam is like living with ghosts. It seems there are two parallel narratives occurring. The past is always present. Turning a corner or blinking can be like stepping into the past. It almost feels like one has lead shoes. The soil is not dry of the past.
to be directed by Steve McQueen written by Bianca Stigter financer Netherlands Filmfund co producer Lammas Park, Pinky Ghundale