International Competition


Jaap van Heusden

Young writer threatens to go crazy under the care for his demented mother. Previously three works of art helped him with the convalescence of a psychosis. He decides to look up them again.

Jaap van Heusden

With his films Jaap van Heusden (27) is trying to capture the wonder between people. In 1998, he founded Semfilms - a platform for young filmmakers. He has lived and worked as a filmmaker in Ouagadougou and has made several documentaries. As a director of fiction, Jaap created a number of short films starring among others: Frank Groothof, Saabri Saad El-Hamus, Dragan Bakema and Johnny de Mol.

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2006, 12', color, video

Directed by:
Jaap van Heusden

Jaap van Heusden

Edited by:
Marco Vermaas

David van der Heijden

Marc Bary