PROJECTS (1996-2020)

IN PRODUCTION

INNER FLAME (2021)

"Inner Flame" is in pre productrion. Casting has finished.

SYNOPSIS:
"INNER FLAME" tells the story of a happily married couple Diana and Julian, who invite Timo and Alexandra to their house to experiment in the swinging lifestyle.

Script: Stephan Brenninkmeijer / Jesse Dijksman.

48 HFP "AMSTERDAM"

FLEUR (2020)

"Fleur" was made for the 48 Hours Film Project (Pink version) 2020.

WINNER: Best Actress / Best Camera / Best Sound
NOMINEE: Best Film

SYNOPSIS:
During a minor traffic accident in Amsterdam, a woman discovers that her life is hopelessly stuck. A beautiful stranger awakens her and changes her life forever.

Script: Totally improvised.

48 HFP "EINDHOVEN"

VOGELS (2019)

"Birds" was made for the 48 Hours Film Project 2019.

WINNER: Best Line
NOMINEE: Best Film / Best Script / Best Ensemble

SYNOPSIS:
Single mom Nina and her daughter Simone make a tight family. When Simone meets the mysterious Charlie, their relationship is put to the test.

Script: Dick van den Heuvel.

48 HFP "UTRECHT"

THE KNOCK ON THE DOOR (2019)

"The Knock on the Door" was made for the 48 Hours Film Project 2019.

WINNER: Best Actress
NOMINEE: Best Prop

SYNOPSIS:
Ursula and Meike arranged for a donor to start a family together. Ursula's unresolved trauma and her jealousy however is causing for some problems.

Script: Totally improvised.

48 HFP "ROTTERDAM"

GELUKKIG HEBBEN WE DE MAKING OF NOG (2019)

"Thank God we have the Making Of" was made for the 48 Hours Film Project 2019.

NOMINEE: Best Actor

SYNOPSIS:
Ed wants to make a short film together with Mirja. He hired an experienced film maker. Things don't work the way he anticipated.

Script: Totally improvised.

HP Masters of short Cannes 2018

SH!FT (2018)

"Sh!ft" was made for the HP Masters of short during the Cannes film festival 2018.

SYNOPSIS:
After a vicious attack, Amber finds a strange, otherworldly device that seems to shift dimensions allowing her to experience lives she only dreamt about.

Script: Rob Hageman.

48 HFP "EINDHOVEN"

RESOLVE (2018)

"Resolve" was made for the 48 Hours Film Project 2018.

WINNER: Best Film / Best Actor / Best Director / Best Ensemble
NOMINEE: Best Script / Best Genre / Best Line / Best Production Design / Best Actress

SYNOPSIS:
In-between worlds following a fatal accident, a young man must resolve and surrender his life issues in front of God or remain forever in limbo.

Script: Jesse Dijksman.

48 HFP "ROTTERDAM"

LOVE YOU DADDY (2017)

"Love you Daddy" was made for the 48 Hours Film Project 2017.

WINNER: Best Editing
NOMINEE: Best Film / Best Script / Best Prop / Best Actress

SYNOPSIS:
A breakin in a hospital by a team of doctors who illegally transplant kidneys for the highest bidder. Roald Dahl could have thought this one up.

Script: Jesse Dijksman.

48 HFP "AMSTERDAM"

ALLES IS GRIJS (2014)

"All is grey" was made for the 48 Hours Film Project 2014.

NOMINEE: Best Prop

SYNOPSIS:
Julia Mendez is caught whilst photographing a German training area. Will she withstand the brutal torture or betray her fellow resistance fighters?

Script: Dick van den Heuvel.

FEATURE

LOTGENOTEN (2013)

"Lotgenoten" is made for "The Entertainment Experience" 2013.

WINNER: International Emmy Award as part of the Entertainment Experience.

SYNOPSIS:
Remco Albrecht, CEO of Albrecht Construct and part-time womanizer, reluctantly celebrates his 65th birthday when his life takes a turn for the worse.

Script: Kim van Koten, Paul Verhoeven, Robert Alberdingk Thijm, Stephan Brenninkmeijer, Fleur Jansen.

FEATURE

CAGED (2011)

"CAGED" Was the first Dutch production that exclusively premiered on VoD.

SYNOPSIS:
After years of suppressing her desires, Stella finds she can no longer ignore her deep-rooted longings. Breaking out of her cage and starting a secret double-life.

Script: Stephan Brenninkmeijer.

FEATURE

LILITH (2008)

"LILITH" was planned to be a full feature film.

SYNOPSIS:
In the beginning, God created man. Male and Female he created them. They were different but Equal. But Adam doesn't see it that way. Lilith demands equality.

Locations in The Netherlands and Tunesia.

PRO RAIL

THE ITALIAN CONNECTION (2008)

"THE ITALIAN CONNECTION" In 2007, ProRail completed the 'Betuwe Route', a railroad stretching from the harbor of Rotterdam to the German border.

SYNOPSIS:
commisioned by ProRail to give the audience a virtual tour in a 360 degree presentation projected on seven seperate screens.

The film was presented to her Royal Higness Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands.

FEATURE

SWINGERS (2002)

"SWINGERS" a culthit in Germany, Turkye, Brasil and Youtube.

SYNOPSIS:
A psychological portrait of relationships and sexual desire. Diana and her husband Julian decide to try swinging for the first time.

Script: Stephan Brenninkmeijer.

FEATURE

DE STILTE VAN HET NADEREN (2000)

"THE SILENCE OF THE SOUL" was a Telefilm for the Dutch EO broadcasting company.

WINNER: ICVM Film Festival Atlanta (GA) USA - Best international Film

SYNOPSIS:
Jules Brasschaert, convicted and jailed for a crime he has committed several years ago, is pardoned and a changed man.
Then he meets Susan.

Script: Stephan Brenninkmeijer / Dick van den Heuvel.

FEATURE / MINI SERIES

TASTEN IN HET DUISTER (1996)

"THE RIGHT TO KNOW" was a miniseries / feature film for the Dutch EO broadcasting company.

SYNOPSIS:
When Nora finds out that she was adopted when she was three years old, she is suddenly left without the very basis of her existence.

Script: Dick van den Heuvel.