David Bijker Producer on the Move
April 25, 2014 & May 19, 2014
David Bijker of Bijker Film & TV will represent the Netherlands as Dutch Producer on the Move at the Cannes International Film Festival (May 14 - 25).
The Producers on the Move networking programme, organised by European Film Promotion (EFP), is now in its 15th year at the Cannes International Film Festival. During the event (May 17 - 19) EFP spotlights in total 24 up-and-coming players of the European film industry with exciting filmographies and who have been selected by their national EFP member organizations. These talented and emerging producers are brought together with international film professionals and press and they are helped to embark on successful transnational co-operations with colleagues from all over Europe.
Amsterdam-based Bijker Film & TV focuses on content for young people and family audiences. They produced Dennis Bots' award-winning 2012 feature film Cool Kids Don't Cry, which has had a Norwegian remake as Kule Kidz Gråter Ikke. The collaboration with director Dennis Bots and screenwriter Karen van Holst Pellekaan continues with the soon to be released title Secrets Of War, and films in production The Sword of D'Artagnan and Falko - Letter of Fire which are all structured as European co-productions.
Previous Producers on the Move from the Netherlands are Marleen Slot of Viking Film (2013), Trent of NFI Productions (2012), Michael John Fedun of Corrino Media Group (2011), Carmen Cobos of Cobos Films (2009), Reinier Selen of Rinkel Film & TV Productions (2008), Petra Goedings of Phanta Vision International (2007), Leontine Petit of Lemming Film (2006), Stienette Bosklopper of Circe Films (2005), Jeroen Beker of Motel Films (2004), Hanneke Niens of IDTV Film (2003), Jan van der Zanden of Waterland Film & TV (2002), San Fu Maltha of Fu Works (2001) and Els Vandevorst of Isabella Films (2000).
Bijker Film & TV
Ph : +31 20 226 0100 / Cell: +31 6 5579 8167
Producers on the Move
European Film Promotion
Mareen Gerisch, Head of Press
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