Martin Koolhoven / NL, 1999 / 82 min.
Debut films can launch careers. Martin Koolhoven’s first feature-length fiction film, made for TV with a screenplay by Frouke Fokkeman, stood out. Together with actor Roeland Fernhout he will talk about making the film ahead of the screening.
Up-and-coming film talent at Eye: a new generation of Dutch makers are given the opportunity to present their debut films, discuss filmmaking and select films by makers that inspired them. These Badlands evenings are compiled by guest curators Lemuël de Graav, Xiang Yu Yeung and Eye programmer Ronald Simons.