Laurels for Hemel and Boven is het stil/It’s all so quiet

Hemel by Sacha Polak has won the Best Fiction Film Award at the 35th International women Film Festival of Creteil. The film will be released in France in September this year. Boven is het stil won Premio Ottavio Mai at the Torino GLTB Film Festival. Boven is het stil is having a successful release in […]

Two Circe projects selected for treatment development Oversteek VII

Dutch Film Fund, Mediafund, VPRO and NTR have selected two of Circe Films’ projects for the Oversteek VII program. Both INN & OUT by director Ivan Barbosa and writer Bastiaan Tichler and WALDSTILLE by director and writer Martijn Maria Smits are selected for treatment development.

An affectingly understated work of miniaturist portraiture graced by a beautiful performance from the late Dutch actor Jeroen Willems.

David Rooney, Screen about It's All So Quiet by Nanouk Leopold

Willems gives a devastating performance…

Boyd van Hoeij, Variety about It's All So Quiet by Nanouk Leopold

Everything we always had selected for CineMart

Everything we always had was now by Martijn Maria Smits has been selected for CineMart at the International Film Festival Rotterdam 2013. Previously, the project participated at Torino Film Lab and has won the ARTE International Relations Award from ARTE France Cinema.

Jeroen Willems passes away at 50

During rehearsal at Carré Theatre, Jeroen Willems, leading actor in Nanouk Leopolds upcoming It’s all so quiet, collapsed and later died in an Amsterdam hospital. We at Circe Films are deeply saddened by this loss, and hopefully will be able to pay tribute to a great actor by showing the completed film, based on the […]

Three wins for Hemel

Hemel has won two awards this weekend: Sacha Polak has won an Angela Award at SUBTITLE European Film Festival in Ireland for her contributions to European cinema and Hannah Hoekstra has won the Best Actress Award at the European Film Festival in Essonne. Previously, Sacha Polak has won the Ecumenical Jury prize for feature film […]

Hannah Hoekstra wins Best Actress at the NFF

Congratulations to Hannah Hoekstra who has won the Golden Calf for Best Actress at the Netherlands Film Festival! Watch the award ceremony at http://www.filmfestival.nl/publiek/nff-tv/gala-van-de- nederlandse-film/ (Best Actress begins at 109:00 min.)