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 nederlandse-film/ (Best Actress begins at 109:00 min.)

Circe Films at the Netherlands Film Festival 2012

Circe Films is well represented at this year’s edition of the Netherlands Film Festival. Our teleplays Cabo by Ivan Barbosa (selected for the Golden Calf competition) and Stockholm by Eché Janga will premiere Saturday September 29 in the Rembrandt Theatre. Hemel by Sacha Polak will be screened twice in competition. Jeroen Willems, who plays the […]