29 November, 2013
The documentary Awake in a Bad Dream by Petra Lataster-Czisch and Peter Lataster has won the Dioraphte IDFA Award for Dutch Documentary. The film revolves around three women dealing with the physical and emotional suffering caused by breast cancer.
The jury consists of: Francine Brücher (Switzerland); Edward Cabagnot (the Philippines); Sonja Henrici (Scotland); Esther Hertog (the Netherlands) and Brian Hill (UK). Read the jury report here.
16 November, 2013
NPO Sales is present at IDFA (20 November – 1 December 2013). We represent 8 documentaries selected for the IDFA Competition for best Dutch Documentary and we have a large number documentaries available at Docs for Sale. Please have a look at our program line up at IDFA and Docs for Sale.
11 November, 2013
The youth documentary The Hideout (director: Astrid Bussink, KRO Television) has received a Gouden Kalf at the Nederlands Film Festival for Best Short Documentary. And during the youth festival Cinekid the doc has been awarded with the Kinderkast non-fiction Jury award. We congratulate the director and producer with these awards.
In just a couple of years the city of Sochi has to be refashioned from a nostalgic Soviet holiday resort, filled with gorgeous sanatoriums, into a modern Russian city with The Olympic Winter Games (February 2014) in prospect. Literally everything and everyone has to yield in order to turn this status project of President Putin into a success. read more