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April 17, 2012

Two films from the Netherlands have been selected for the Second Beijing International Film Festival, which will be held April 23 – 28. The major film programme of the Beijing International Film Festival, Beijing Film Panorama, consists of  various sections and boasts a large amount of films in different topics and types, offering a platform for both Chinese and foreign films.

BLACK BUTTERFLIES, directed by Paula van der Oest and written by Greg Latter (production: Topkapi Films), will be screened in the Diversified Perspective-section that includes screenings of recently released films from various countries. The award-winning film tells the love – and life – story of the South African poet Ingrid Jonker. BLACK BUTTERFLIES has already been sold to over 50 countries.

WINTER OF LOVE, by director Gülsah Dogan (production: seriousFilm), is included in the section of Documentaries and Short Films. In her documentary Dogan depicts the love story of her uncle Cemal and aunt Emine who after their arranged marriage in a small Turkish village end up in the Dutch city of Enschede.

Second Beijing International Film Festival: www.bjiff.com

For more information:

Topkapi Films
Ph: +31 20 303 2492

Sales: Global Screen
Ph: +49 89 244 1295 500

Serious Film
Ph: +31 6 2073 7277

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