Babel

A journey in photos and audio along small public bookcases in Amsterdam and Antwerp. Conversations about language, untranslatable feelings and connectedness.

Supported by Amarte Fonds
Thanks to SonoDocs

Kolk

Audio work / Documentary / Non-fiction / NTR  2018 / Supported by NPO Fund/ 35 min What is lost and what emerges in climate change? Global warming is not only a loss, but above all a transformation, a rearrangement of life. Whether we want this or not. In this audio documentary we hear different stories …

Prosperdorp

Audio essay / Documentary / 23 min/ Woord.nl / Supported by Media Fund 2017 Music: Axel Schappert. Poem: Hilde van Cauteren. A search for prosperity and happiness in Prosperdorp, a tiny village on the Belgian-Dutch border.The name Prosper signifies prosperity and happiness, but to what extent does that apply to this area, where as compensation …

Het leven een gebruiksaanwijzing

Audio  / documentary / podcast/ VPRO/ Supported by Dutch Media Fund 2016 Documentary maker for the radio series ‘Life, an instruction manual’. A serie that revolves around daily questions that everyone  struggles with, but to which there is no ready-made answer.

North / Noord

Audio / Dutch spoken /documentary/ 39 minutes/ NTR 2016/ Nominated for Prix Europa How does the North changes as you move north? A journey from the Middle East towards the northernmost point: the North Pole. An examination of the meaning and connotations of a geographical direction. With: Baban Kirkuki, Fadi Haddad, Sigrid van Essel, Paul …

Steenpaal

Audio work  / 25 min/ Supported by the Media Fund 2016/ Oorzaken festival 2016 / De Buren Brussel 2016/ Woord.nl/ Grenzeloos Geluid Co-created with Wederik De Backer. With: Bram De Win, Célia Fechas, Marleen Stoltz, Lea Couzin, Goedele Vermaelen, Alain Rinckhout, Bram Van Der Kelen, Ellen Dierckx, Ann Claes, Lise Bonduelle, Mark Heyninck, en Monique …

Paradiso

Audio walk/  Paradisio Amsterdam 2015. Prosper de Roos and Jair Stein made an audio tour about one of the longest running contemporary art projects, the stained glass windows of pop temple Paradiso Amsterdam, by visual artists Berend Strik and Hans van Houwelingen.

Toendra

Audio work / documentary / series of short podcast/ VPRO/ Supported by Dutch Media Fund 2015/ Nominated for Prix Europa Documentary maker for Toendra, a radio and podcast programme with short documentaries that are as improbable as they are compelling. Although the stories sound like deranged fairy tales or a tragicomic film, nothing is played …

Flotsam / Zeedrift

Audio-essay/ Hybrid/ 23 min / Supported by Dutch Mediafund / Woord.nl VPRO 2015 By several personal stories we meander through different flood marks; water pulls things apart and joins people together. Music Roald van Oosten. Mix Arno Peeters. With: Marleen Stoltz, René Dijkstra, Sjoerd Boonstra, Jikke Visser, Teun Talsma, Pita en Willy Bouwman, Coba Harthoorn, …

Föhnkrankheit

(Excerpt/ fragment) 25 min / Supported by Dutch Cultural Media Fund 2014. / Woord.nl / Nominated for Prix Europa Sound space Zeno van den Broek, Research Netherlands Esma Linnemann, Production Switzerland Titus Dürst. Audio work on the wind. The wind gives and takes: in audio as well, it creates a unique soundscape. Sudden gusts cause …