Member of the Netherlands Society of Cinematographers (NSC)

 

 

Born in 1983 and based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands

 

 

Worked in The Netherlands, USA (I have a journalist visa for 2013-2018), Tanzania, India, Belgium, France, United Kingdom, Morocco, Indonesia, Philippines, Germany, Thailand, Ghana, Taiwan, Hawaii, Brazil, Spain, Estonia, Kenya, Senegal

 

 

STUDIES

 

2008-2012 BA CAMERA & LICHT (Cinematography and Lighting) – Dutch Film and Television Academy (NFTA)

2006-2007 MA FILM STUDIES (Film Studies) – University of Amsterdam

2004-2005 PROPEDEUSE WIJSBEGEERTE (Philosophy) – University of Amsterdam

2002-2006 BA MEDIA EN CULTUUR (Media and Culture) – University of Amsterdam

1995-2001 Gymnasium Celeanum – Zwolle

 

 

COMMERCIAL WORK

 

For brands as Albert Heijn, Center Parcs, Coca Cola, Nivea, Volkswagen, Spa, MS stichting, Sultana, Liga, Verkade, Samsung, ABN Amro, Douwe Egberts, Longfonds, Free a Girl, Lidl, Jupiler, NS, Maaslander, MS Mode, ING, Danerolles, Aegon, Algemeen Dagblad, Metro, Nationale Postcodeloterij, De Bijenkorf, Stichting Alzheimer, KWF, Heinz, KLM

 

 

NARRATIVE

 

GOUD / 90' / Rogier Hesp / Baldr, 2018

DE DAG DAT MIJN HUIS VIEL / 45′ / Thessa Meijer / Ven Film, 2017

WEEËN / Nils Vleugels / 14′ / DPPLR, 2017

Nominated for Gouden Kalf Competitie, NFF, 2017

WATERBOYS / 2nd unit camera / 89′ / Robert Jan Westdijk / Ven Film, 2016

HELLINGPROEF / 12′ / Nils Vleugels / DPPLR, 2015

Selected for Gouden Kalf Competitie, NFF, 2016

HET EINDE VAN MONICA / 24′ / Thomas Nuyten / KASK, 2015

ERKHII MERGEN OR, WHY THE MARMOT DOESN’T HAVE A THUMB / 18′ / Thessa Meijer / HKU / Ven Film, 2015

Winner Dioraphte Award, winner Wildcard, selected for Vers Awards 2015, NFF 2015

HEMELLICHAAM / 48 hour film project 2014/ Basha de Bruijn / Monique Snoek Productions, 2014

Winner best editing and audience award poule A

OP WIE DE REGEN VALT / Thessa Meijer / HKU, 2013

Selected for VERS Awards XL 2013

HERMANS TICKET / 48 hour film project NFF 2012 / Laura Hermanides

Winner best director, best cinematography, best sounddesign

9/11 A LOVE STORY / Graduation Film / Aaron Douglas Johnston / NFTA, 2012

Nominated for the Tuschinski Award 2012

TODAY AND TOMORROW / Aaron Douglas Johnston / NFTA, 2011

Selected for Sundance Film Festival 2013: nominated Short Film Grand Jury Prize

 

 

DOCUMENTARY

 

ECHT BAKELS (working title) / Willem Timmers / Copper Views, 2017 / in production

MIJN LIJF, MIJN LEVEN / Mensjesrechten / Els van Driel / IKON Docs, 2017

STILL BERNING / Tegenlicht / Kasper Verkaik / VPRO, 2016

LIEFDESBRIEVEN / Teledoc Campus / Tara Fallaux / Halal Docs, 2016

NAOMI’S GEHEIM / Dokument Junior / Saskia Gubbels / Selfmade / KRO-NCRV, 2016

Selected for the Dutch Competition of Go Short Nijmegen 2017, Winner IDFA Special Jury Award for Children’s Documentary 2016

MAATSCHAPPIJLEER / Laura Hermanides / Een van de jongens, 2015

PAULS LAST WALTZ / Teledoc Campus/ Lieza Röben / Een van de jongens, 2015

Winner Young Jury Price for Best Medium Length Documentary, Frontdoc 2016

SUNNY SIDE OF SPIRIT / Television Series / Sunny Bergman / VPRO, 2015

DUS IK BEN (add. camera) / Leo Wentink / HUMAN, 2015

BIKKELS (ep. Djoshua) / Eef Hilgers / IDTV, VPRO, 2015

BIKKELS (ep. Meintje) / Eef Hilgers / IDTV, VPRO, 2014

LIEVE K*TTELEFOON (My Dearest F#cking Phone) / Kids & Docs / Eef Hilgers / Een van de jongens

Winner Audience Award and Special Jury Prize for Screenplay Development at DokuMa 2015, Nominated for GROSSE KLAPPE award, at Doxs! Festival 2015, Selected for Cinekid 2015, nominated for Audience Award

GEEF ME ‘S ONGELIJK (Prove Me Wrong) / Teledoc Campus / Laura Hermanides / Umami Media, NCRV

NFF Debuutcompetitie 2014, Winner Grand Jury Prize at SF Shorts 2015

WIJ BLIJVEN VRIENDEN (ep. Afra en Chetana) / Eef Hilgers / Een van de jongens, VARA

VOOR IEDEREEN DIE TWIJFELT / Roos van der Kamp / Roos van der Kamp, Benten van Wijnen, Marius van der Weerd

TENT & SEKS / Sunny Bergman, Roos van Ees / Viewpoint Productions, VPRO

ADELBORSTEN (add. camera) / Walter Stokman / IJswater Films, BNN, 2013

DUS IK BEN (ep. Ik heb smaak, dus ik ben) / Jurjen Blick / HUMAN, 2013

SLETVREES (Slut Phobia?) / Sunny Bergman / Viewpoint Productions, VPRO, 2013

LAATSTE RONDE (The Final Round) / Halil Ibrahim Ozpamuk, 2013

MINDANAO: THE LAND OF PROMISE? / Bram Mengelers / VICE, Fairfood International, 2013

BACK TO THE TAJ MAHAL HOTEL (research) / Carina Molier, 2013

DE HOKJESMAN (ep. Korps Mariniers) / Michael Schaap, Jurjen Blick / VPRO, 2012

ROEM / Graduation Film / Joep van Osch / NFTA

LESSEN IN SUCCES / Joep van Osch / NFTA, 2011

BUMBLEFUCK USA / Aaron Douglas Johnston / Double Life Productions, 2011, director of photography of interviews