Co-productions The Netherlands and Flanders supported

Co-productions The Netherlands and Flanders supported

Six new co-productions between The Netherlands and Flanders are supported by the Flanders Audiovisual Fund (VAF) and the Netherlands Film Fund. The joint scheme of these Funds supports co-produced feature films, feature animation films and documentaries.

The following Flemish productions are granted support:

Feature Film De Gebroeders Schimm is granted € 200.000 by the Netherlands Film Fund.
Director: Michael van Ostade 
Script: Andrew van Ostade, Michael van Ostade
Producer: Minds Meet (BE), Volya Films (NL)

Documentary Dark Rider is granted € 50.000 by the Netherlands Film Fund.
Director: Eva Küpper 
Script: Eva Küpper 
Producer: Serendipity Films (BE), Volya Films (NL)

Short animation Little Ox is granted € 50.000 by the Netherlands Film Fund.
Director: Patrick Vandebroeck 
Script: Patrick Vandebroeck, Raf Wathion
Producer: Wenneker.be (BE), seriousFilm (NL)

The following Dutch productions are granted support

Feature Film Kom hier dat ik u kus is granted € 200.000 by VAF.
Director: Sabine Lubbe Bakker, Niels van Koevorden
Script: Niels van Koevorden, Sabine Lubbe Bakker
Producer: Submarine Film (NL), Lunanime (BE) 

Documentary Paradijs in de Woestijn is granted € 50.000 by VAF.
Director: Ilke Bertels
Script: Ilke Bertels
Producer: BALDR Film (NL), Clin d’oeil films (BE) 

Documentary The Naked Oyster is granted € 50.000 by VAF.
Director: Willemiek Kluijfhout
Script: Willemiek Kluijfhout
Producer: Halal docs (NL), Cassette for Timescapes (BE)

Films such as the Oscar-nominated The Broken Circle Breakdown, Belgica (Felix van Groeningen) and Award-winning Girl by Lukas Dhont were also backed by this scheme. Earlier this year, The Barefoot Emperor by Jessica Woodworth & Peter Brosens was also granted support. Click here to find out more.

(photo: The Barefoot Emperor)