Short and Medium-length Films 8+ Programme 3
TUE, 20.09., 9 AM
THU, 22.09., 9:30 AM
Film discussion with the Screenwriter Maarten van Voornveld from King’s Day
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released 6, recommended 8
KONIGSDAG / KING’S DAY
NL 2015, Director: Steven Wouterlood, 20 min., feature film, OV with English subtitles
At first glance Younes and Kelvin seem very different, but it turns out they have something in common. Both are fed up with marching to the beat of their fathers’ drum.
After his graduation at the Utrecht School of the Arts Steven Wouterlood worked on multiple short films and commercials as a director. His film ANYTHING GOES (2013) won an International Emmy Kids Award in New York and multiple awards around the world. At the moment Steven is working on NOBODY’S BOY and together with the production company BIND he is working on his first feature film based on a Dutch children book.
2015/2016 Alleen op de wereld / 2015 Konigsdag / 2013 Alles mag / 2013 Het meisje aan de overkant / 2007 Los / 2007 Ten seconds / 2006 Samen alleen / 2005 Guido
Maarten van Voornveld won international prices for his first film THE GIRL ACROSS THE STREET(2012) already, but writing the scenario for ANYTHING GOES(2014) listed him on festivals all over the world. This children’s film won many intyernational prices, even an International Emmy Award for best tv-movie (2015). In the meantime van Voornveld worked (again) together with director Steven Wouterlood on the script for a new movie for children; KINGSDAY. Kingsday entered the international market beautifully by winning the TIFF kids jury award a couple of months ago, and is now making it’s ways to many great festivals. Last year van Voornveld also scripted short film DOS SANTOS, which was also the first film he directed himself.
ZVEZDA DAVID / STAR DAVID
UKR 2016, Director: Eugene Koshin, 16 min., feature film, OV with English subtitles
12-year-old Dinka goes to a conservative Jewish school. She falls head-over-heels in love with the actor David Travis and spontaneously decides to marry the Hollywood star.
Eugene Koshin is an Ukrainian director and author. He studied film directing at »The higher courses for screenwriters and filmdirectors« in Moscow. Previously he graduated M.A. in Russian Philology at Dontesk National University. He was involved in projects like GLORIOUS SEVEN (UKR, 2016, D: Harald Franklin).
2016 Zvezda David
KLEINER HELD / LITTLE HERO
D 2016, Director: Andreas Volmari, 15 min., feature film, in German
With the help of the mysterious janitor Terav Stanislov, the seriously ill Doug overcomes his fear of death.
Andreas Volmari decided early age to shoot shortfilms and documentarys with his reflex camera. After final secondary-school examinations he started studying economics. In 2013 he moved to Munich to study direction.
2015 Kleiner Held / 2014 Halt Dein Maul Tom / 2014 Human out of order / 2013 Snippet
AND THE CIRCUS ARRIVED … / ALS DER ZIRKUS KAM …
ARM 2014, Director: Guzh Tadevosyan, 21 min., feature film, OV with English subtitles
A cirucus brings new life to a sleepy village. Magic enchants the people, reminding them of their long-held dreams.
Guzh Tadevosyan taught at Yerevan State Institute of Theater and Film, Department of Cinematography and is a director of feature films. His films won several awards at various international film festivals.
2015 Call / 2014 And The Circus Arrived… / 2011 Grandfather Margar / 2008 Believe / 2006 Family Tree