Publication VPRO

Recently I was interviewed about my graduation film Bears on the Road.  The result has been published in the Holland Animation Film Festival attachment in this week’s VPRO tv guide.


And here, for the dutch readers, a closeup of the interview:


Next week Bears on the Road can be seen at HAFF, which is held in Utrecht from march 18th until march 22nd. The film is featured in 4 different programs:

BesteBuren: Nederlandse studentenfilms on friday march 20th at 2:15 pm or saturday march 21st at 10:30 am.

Competition HAFF Junior on wednesday march 18th at 2:00 pm or on sunday march 22nd at 11:45 am.

Competition Dutch animation 3 on thursday march 19th at 9:30 pm, friday march 20th on 5:30 pm or saturday march 21st at 4:30 pm.

And also Competition student films 4 on  thursday march 19th at 4:00 pm or sunday march 22nd at 7:45 pm.

For more information and tickets:


Anima Brussel!

Tonight at Anima Festival in Brussels, my graduation film Bears on the Road! It’s part of a programme called ‘BesteBuren: Studying Animation in The Netherlands’ put together by Anima Brussel in partnership with the Holland Animation Film Festival.

More info and tickets:



Today my graduation film Bears on the Road will be screened 3 times at Stukafest Rotterdam. It’s part of a small program put together by Breaking Grounds.
More info here: and here:

Exhibition MOVE ON…! Kunsthal Kade

Today I was at the opening of the exhibition MOVE ON…! 100 jaar animatiekunst (MOVE ON…! 100 years of animation art). My graduation film Bears on the Road can be seen there as part of the Young Talent selection.

The public opening is tomorrow, January 31st and you can visit it until May 10th. Below are some snapshots I took while I was there.



Showreel 2014

My new showreel is now online.

It contains work that I created during my study at the Willem de Kooning academy, projects I worked on during my internships with Marlies van der Wel and the Ambassadors and parts of my graduation film Bears on the Road.

Bears on the Road to Istanbul!

My graduation film is part of the official selection of the 9th edition of the Istanbul Animation Festival!

Here’s the full list of this year’s selections:

Festival dates will be announced soon.

Bears on the Road at Animated Dreams!

Bears on the Road has been selected to the special screening program for children of this year’s
Animated Dreams festival in Tallinn, Estonia!!

It will take place from the 19th to the 23rd of November.

Bears on the Road is part of the program “Animation Ark For Toddlers II”.
You can see the full program here:

Bears on the Road in Los Angeles!!

Bears on the Road just got it’s 5th festival selection!

On November 1st Bears on the Road will be screened at The World Animation Celebration Short Film Festival in Los Angeles! Wooo!!!wac/c1tlw

Bears on the Road in Hungary!

Really excited to hear that my film has been selected to the Children’s Film Competition of this year’s edition of Primanima Animation Festival!

It will be held from Oktober 28th to November 1st in Budaörs, Hungary.

More info and tickets here:

Klik Festival Selection!

Bears on the Road has been selected for this year’s Klik Animation Festival! Yay!!

My film will be part of the “Animated Student Shorts 2″ program.