(A film by Susan Koenen, produced by John Appel & Heddy Honigmann and HUMAN. For the 2010 edition of the IDFA, shown in Tuschinski theatre.)
Mini-synopsis: How the children of Amsterdam-West are building huts, as if their lives depend on it, which might be just the case.
A composition for the Broekpolder VINEX location: Great New Town / A Different View
About dismantling a pop song in about 15 minutes. It describes the boundary of dusk, when the day ends, and the evening begins. Ideally the best time to listen to this music.
(Kids & docs, Susan Koenen)
Touching monument for Anne, who died of leukemia. She was the best friend of fourteen year old Laura. Laura talks about what Anne meant and still means to her and shares their tangible memories. The film was part of the Kids & Docs Workshop. Winner of the Audience Cinekid Kinderkast in the non-fiction category.
Girls in guyville / Meisjes met jongensdromen
(KRO, Anneloor van Heemstra)
Documentary by Anneloor van Heemstra on the twin Paola and Yvette. And football is their biggest joy. Paola wants to play for Ajax, Yvette for Feyenoord. But is dreaming of a career as a professional footballer normal for a girl?
(Uur van de wolf, Murk Jaep van der Schaaf)
A portrait of theater / stage designer Theun Mosk, winner of the Charlotte Kolherprijs 2007. Mosk works on the Oerol show Walking with Robert Wilson and Boukje Schweigman. The music is based on the slow pace of everything really: the performance, film, Terschelling.
Music for my favorite childhood book. I didn't get the job, but I still think this exercise in orchestra's did not hurt. With The Imaginary Symphonic Orcherstra.
(De Utrechtse Spelen)
From May 20 at the Festival aan de Werf, and then Oerol Boulevard: Lollipop. Do not miss this combination of performance, music and dance. Director: Miek Uittenhout. With Lotte Verbeek.
We made it! Half a year of preparations ended this summer in a series of 5 amazing nights at The Tolhuistuin: In Poe Park. The show ended with a concert of Ghosttrucker 'new style'.
(Over het IJ, Frascati)
I previously composed some music for Marjolijn van Heemstra's theatrical solos Astronaut and Submarine. We then continued to make songs of her poems and other texts, it all came together: Under the Surface, an imaginary journey to the bottom of the ocean. At the Over het IJ festival we presented this somewhat bizarre show from the port of Amsterdam, onboard the Greenpeace vessel Sirius.
Wooff Wooff, or who killed Richard Wagner?
('t Barre Land)
This amazing story from writer Stefan Themerson, in which policemen are in search of the character assassin of Friedrich Nietzscheut but refuse to talk to dogs, is brought by actor Ingejan Ligthart Schenk, with live music by Roald van Oosten (Caesar, Ghosttrucker) and the paper creatures of the Armenian artist Karen Sargsyan (Thieme Award winner 2007) as competitors.
(De Veenfabriek, Roald van Oosten)
In warehouse 'V&D' in the city of Leiden, we made the- affectionately abbreviated "Her Lives" or, in a more gloomy mood, "Her Deaths '. I wrote songs and music on the lyrics of playwright Martin Crimp. Disco Pusher The Camera Loves You was later discovered on You Tube by the daughters of Crimp who send their father to the show.