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Hotdocs selections announced

24 March, 2015

The short youth documentary New (Eefje Blankevoort, NCRV Television and Witfilm) and the documentary Around the World in 50 Concerts (award winner Heddy Honigmann, Cobos and AVROTROS) are both selected for the Hotdocs Canadian International Documentary Festival (23 April – 3 May).

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Our Man in Tehran goes live at The New York Times

24 March, 2015

Starting from today The New York Times will launch weekly (for a period of 7 weeks) online a short clip off the series Our Man in Tehran (Roel van Broekhoven, VPRO Television). The man in Tehran, Thomas Erdbrink, is bureau chief for The New York Times and  covers the news in Iran for several Dutch newspapers and the NOS (Dutch news channel). From inside the community, Thomas provides a unique insight into one of the last remaining isolated countries in the world.

The online clips are supplemented by articles written by Thomas Erdbrink,  and with additional background information about the people that are interviewed in the series Our Man in Tehran.  Want to watch the clip click on the arrow button read more.


Zembla: The Monsanto Method new in our catalogue

19 March, 2015

Our catalogue is supplemented by the latest episode of currunt affairs programme Zembla: The Monsanto Method. In this episode the makers demonstrate how companies such as Monsanto and Syngenta are trying to gain control over vegetable crops by patenting the traits of these plants.


NPO Sales program line up MIPDOC-MIPTV

10 March, 2015

NPO Sales will attend the MIPDOC (11-12 April) and the MIPTV (13 – 16 April).  See our program line up for the market click here. All programs are available at our website for online screening.


Plaza Man selected for Thessaloniki Documentary Festival

26 February, 2015

The documentary Plaza Man (directed by Kasper Verkaik, produced by Zeppers Film & TV and IKON Television, is selected for the audience award during the Thessaloniki Documentary Festival (13-22 March). During the festival the film will be available for the audience to screen in the section Recordings of Memory.