Category Archives: Filmmaking

New music video for Pega Loca

Last april I shot a music video with Dutch acoustic band Pega Loca. Today they launched their website. Check them out at www.pegaloca.nl! This is the video I shot for their song “Welcome Home”. The video was edited and colour graded in Davinci Resolve. I also used Resolve for some blurring of visible art in […]

Welcome Home – music video for Pega Loca

Last Wednesday I shot a music video with the Dutch band Pega Loca. This is the second music video I shot with Eric van de Kerkhof, who started Pega Loca. Two years ago, I made a video for promoting the debut album “Welcome Home” of his previous band, Grain of Wood, with the track “Just […]

Film concert video project

So, what have you been doing last year? Now 2015 has ended, I want to write a bit about a project that has kept me busy for the most part of last year. This project began sometime in August 2014 when a couple of friends asked me if I would like to participate. They are […]

Last shoot for a concert short film project

The project Last weekend I shot the last short film for a project that started in November of last year. A brass band will be performing brass arrangements of famous film soundtracks in a theatre. While the music is performed a short film of that film will be projected. Every short film is based on […]

Public release of “I Want To Believe” today!

Today is the public release of my short sci-fi film “I Want To Believe”. It’s a film about a man who discovers that what he believes is actually true. This knowledge however, comes at a price… “I Want To Believe” is my first narrative short film which I finished in January 2014. The film has […]

Public release of “I Want To Believe” on July 1st!

With the festival run in the back mirror it is time for the public release of my short film “I Want To Believe”. The release date is set for July 1st! It has been a long journey. A quick recap. September 2012: Screenplay done October 2012: First day of shooting January 2013: Second day of […]

Making a Digital Cinema Package (DCP) for my short film

My short film “I Want To Believe” has been screened at several film festivals. Until now I have always send a 20 Mbps mpeg4 file to the festival for screening. However, two weeks ago my film was selected by the Landshut Short Film Festival and they ask for a Blu-ray or DCP. I decided to create […]

Zedfest awards for “I Want To Believe”

Today I received a message from the Zedfest Film Festival organisation that my short film “I Want To Believe”, which was part of the official selection of the festival, has won two awards. Outstanding Foreign Short Film Direction Outstanding Low Budget Sci Fi Short FIlm I am very happy with these awards and it’s a […]

Making videos with kids for a youth concert

Youth fanfare concert project A friend asked if I could help him with a project he is working on with a youth fanfare he’s part of. They are planning a big concert next year playing brass arrangements of soundtracks of famous movies. The idea was to show a video with an own version of the movie […]

“I Want To Believe” official selection of Zedfest

My short film “I Want To Believe” is part of the official selection for the Zedfest Film Festival 2014! Zed Fest is a Horror and Sci-Fi Film Festival held from 7-9 November 2014 in Theater Banshee in Burbank, CA, USA. In their own words: Zed Fest Horror Sci-Fi Film Festival was founded in 2010 to […]

Visiting Cinestrange Film Festival

Last weekend I visited the Cinestrange Film Festival in Braunschweig, Germany, together with my wife. My short film “I Want To Believe” was part of the short film selection. It was the first “real” festival where my film was selected after the internet based Viewster Online Film Fest. Braunschweig is a 4 hour drive for […]