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Stray Sheep

Stray Sheep

Madja Amin

NOWNESS premieres Madja's first short fiction film, the story about Idris and his journey through a new land towards an arranged marriage

The Walking Fish

The Walking Fish

Thessa Meijer

The Walking Fish is a tragicomic short film about ambition, perfection and self-acceptance. Premieres at Go Short 2019

Prince

Prince

Sam de Jong

Sam de Jong's first feature film, co-produced with VICE. Released in cinemas across the Netherlands, Mexico & USA and on Netflix 2019

Emily

Emily

Marlies van der Wel

An elderly florist looks back at her life. After a lifetime devoted to sowing love with her flowers, will she ever harvest? 2018 NL Oscar® submission

Un Creux Dans Mon Coeur

Un Creux Dans Mon Coeur

Mees Peijnenburg

Short film we made with Mees in a small town in the north of France, starring local boys without prior acting experience. Official Dutch Oscar entry.

Cargo

Cargo

Gilles Coulier

Coulier's first feature is a story about how desperation can bring a family to the edge of destruction

Botanica

Botanica

Noël Loozen

A short film about infertility, growing plants and swallowing your pride for the one you love. Online release as Vimeo Staff Pick and Short of the Week

Jonas and the Sea

Jonas and the Sea

Marlies van der Wel

Short film directed, drawn and animated by Marlies van der Wel. International premiere at Berlinale 2016, online launch at Short of the Week spring 2018

Spoetnik

Spoetnik

Noël Loozen

Highly stylised, yet playful and slightly surreal short fiction film. International premiere at the 2016 edition of Berlinale. Online premiere as Vimeo SP

Sabaku

Sabaku

Marlies van der Wel

Marlies van der Wel created a simply delightful animation, boasting with that beautiful energy only Marlies can create and convey.

New Kids

New Kids

Steffen Haars

The original New Kids sketch shows were developed at HALAL and resulted in some successful feature films

Necktie Youth

Necktie Youth

Sibs Shongwe-La Mer

We co-produced Sibs Shongwe-La Mer's anguished youth-in-crisis debut feature film, which sheds light on a rarely filmed side of suburban Johannesburg

Dazed & Confused

Dazed & Confused

Emma Westenberg

Emma and Sophie Hardeman's second collab is off to an insane start, it being exclusively premiered on the legendary platform of pop & youth culture.

New Kids Nitro

New Kids Nitro

Steffen Haars

New Kids Nitro, the sequel everyone has been waiting for.

Limburgia

Limburgia

Noël Loozen

'Limburgia' discloses a peculiar – perhaps even forgotten - tradition from the province of Limburg: ‘Schutterijen’.

The Hornhunter

The Hornhunter

Noël Loozen

The Hornhunter is a short film about a man who blows his horn in search of love. Exclusive online premiere on NOWNESS.

Marc Jacobs

Marc Jacobs

Sam de Jong

This short film was selected for the Berlinale 2014, won the Norwegian Chair award 2014 and best directing award Ciclope International Craft Festival 2014

Malaguti Phantom

Malaguti Phantom

Sam de Jong

A short film that tells a story of identity and loneliness. The main character has to conform himself in order to be accepted in the community.

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