FUNDING FOR FEATURE FILM ‘THIJS AND THE LADIES’

The Dutch Film fund has provided funding for the writing of the treatment of Thijs and the Ladies. The project is scheduled for realization in the summer of 2016.

THE MOST BEAUTIFUL THINGS ARE YET TO COME @NFF

The Most Beautiful Things Are yet To Come by director Renée Wilna Span has been selected for the Dutch Film Festival 2014.

See the link for more information:

http://www.filmfestival.nl/publiek/films/het-mooiste-komt-nog

POINT TAKEN 5

Dance-film ‘Platform 13’ by director Camiel Zwart and choreographer Klaus Jürgens has been selected for realization by the Dutch Mediafund and the Dutch Performing Arts Fund. It will premier at the 2015 Cinedans Festival in Amsterdam. Platform 13 is part of the Point Taken 5 series of Dutch dance-film collaborations.

Announcement Point taken

THE MOST BEAUTIFUL THINGS ARE YET TO COME

Sunday the 22th of June 2014, the new film of Renée Wilna Span has been broadcasted on Dutch national television.

With the only picture she has of her father, Renée Wilna Span embarks in her past: a childhood without her father, the Frisian musician Frans Span, who drowned at a young age. How important is it to know your origins?

The film (without subtitles) can be viewed at: http://www.npo.nl/het-mooiste-komt-nog/22-06-2014/VPWON_1208420

trailer

SARAH’S NIGHT SOLD TO ARTE

Youth documentary Sarah’s Night, by director Anne Kleisen, has been sold to the French broadcaster Arte. Sarah’s Night is a short film about Sarah who battles insomnia.