19 projects receive support from the Netherlands Film Production Incentive

Support has been granted to 14 feature films (arthouse/crossover/mainstream) and 5 documentaries. The total includes 13 international co-productions in which a Dutch producer is involved.

There will be three further rounds of financial support in 2015: May 6, August 25 and November 3. In the next round (May 6) support of 11.5 million euros can be granted.

Under the Netherlands Film Production Incentive scheme producers of feature films, animated features and feature-length documentaries can claim up to 30% of qualifying production costs in the form of cash rebates.

After assessing the most recent applications, the following projects received support:

A Haunting History (documentary) receives a financial contribution of € 50,135
Director: Femke van Velzen
Screenplay: Ilse van Velzen
Dutch producer: Stichting IFproductions

Brasserie Valentijn* (feature film) receives a financial contribution of € 237,310
Director: Sanne Vogel
Screenplay: Sanne Vogel and Judith Goudsmit
Dutch producer: Tom de Mol Productions BV

Brimstone (feature film) receives a financial contribution of € 675,147
Director: Martin Koolhoven
Screenplay: Martin Koolhoven
Dutch producer: N279 Entertainment BV

Bugs (documentary) receives a financial contribution of € 34,024
Director: Andreas Johnsen
Screenplay: Andreas Johnsen
Dutch producer: Submarine BV

Cherry Tree (feature film) receives a financial contribution of € 36,419
Director: David Keating
Scenario: Brendan McCarthy
Dutch producer: House of Netherhorror VOF

Citizens of Nature (documentary) receives a financial contribution of € 96,376
Directed by Lonnie van Brummelen and Siebren de Haan
Screenplay: Siebren de Haan and Lonnie van Brummelen
Dutch producer: Family Affair Films BV

Dummie the Mummy and the Sphinx of Shakaba
(original title: Dummie de Mummie en de Sfinx van Shakaba - feature film) receives a financial contribution of € 340,000
Director: Pim van Hoeve
Scenario: Tijs van Marle
Dutch producer PV Pictures BV

En Amont du Fleuve (feature film) receives a financial contribution of € 60,000
Director: Marion Hänsel
Screenplay: Hubert Mingarelli
Dutch producer: SNG Film BV

Falko – Letter of Fire (original title: Falko – Letters van Vuur, feature film) receives a financial contribution of € 465,545
Director: Dennis Bots
Screenplay: Karen van Holst Pellekaan
Dutch producer: Dirk-Jan Bijker Productions BV

The Hidden Valley (original title: IJstijd, nature film) receives a financial contribution of € 379,687
Director: Luc Enting
Screenplay: Paul King
Dutch producer PV Pictures BV

Mister Frog (original title: Meester Kikker, feature film) receives a financial contribution of € 447,966
Director: Anna Van der Heide
Screenplay: Mieke de Jong
Dutch producer: BosBros B.V.

Prey* (original title: Prooi, feature film) receives a financial contribution of € 512,061
Director: Dick Maas
Screenplay: Dick Maas
Dutch producer: Shooting Star Film Company BV

Rehepapp (Jesus’ Blood and Red Currants, feature film) receives a financial contribution of € 64,725
Director: Rainer Sarnet
Screenplay: Rainer Sarnet
Dutch producer: PRPL BV

Renesse (feature film) receives a financial contribution of € 127,483
Director: Willem Gerritsen
Scenario: Gerben Hetebrij
Dutch producer: Tom de Mol Productions BV

Riphagen (feature film) receives a financial contribution of € 492,438
Director: Pieter Kuijpers
Screenplay: Paul Jan Nelissen and Thomas van der Ree
Dutch producer: Pupkin Film BV

Rokjesdag (feature film) receives a financial contribution of € 431,602
Director: Johan Nijenhuis
Screenplay: Eveline Hagenbeek
Dutch producer: Johan Nijenhuis & Co BV

Siv Sleeps Astray (feature film) receives a financial contribution of € 62,500
Director: Catti Edfeldt
Screenplay: Lena Hanno Clyne
Dutch producer: Viking Film

Strike A Pose (documentary) receives a financial contribution of € 59,442
Director: Ester Gould and Reijer Zwaan
Screenplay: Reijer Zwaan and Ester Gould
Dutch producer: CTM Docs B.V.

Us (original title: Wij, feature film) receives a financial contribution of € 240,000
Director: Rene Eller
Screenplay: Rene Eller
Dutch producer: Habbekrats B.V.

*Re-submitted application