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Since 1999 the Institut Néerlandais in Paris is annually showcasing a survey of the best Dutch short films. This year the Institut Néerlandais will present it’s program of Dutch shorts in cinema L'Entrepot in Paris on Tuesday, June 15, 2010.

The program this year will spotlight Dutch videoclips, with music by a.o. De Kift, Kraak & Smaak, Lolly Jane Blue, Voicst, Cloudmachine, Elle Bandita, Room Eleven and Hit Me TV. In general Dutch videoclips are highly original and entertaining.

Laurent Trémeau, director of the Short Film Festival in Nice, also kown as Un festival c’est trop Court, will be present at the screening. Since three years the festival in Nice is programming Dutch shorts. In Paris the program of 2010 will be presented again, including the film BORN AND RAISED, winner of the Grand Jury Prize of the Festival international des Très Courts. BORN AND RAISED-director Eelko Ferwerda will be present at the evening as well. 


Video Clips
Money in the Bag - Kraak & Smaak, by Andre Maat
Beguine - De Kift, by Douwe Dijkstra
No Place Like Home - The Three Wreckers, by Rosto
White Swan - Lolly Jane Blue, by Sil van der Woerd
Feel Like A Rocket - Voicst, by Fons Schiedon
Safe Haven - Cloudmachine, by Harrie Geelen
Barbies & Zombies - Elle Bandita, by Richard Raaphorst
Lalala Love - Room Eleven, by Jaap Hermans
A Public Thing - Hit Me TV by Margien Rogaar and Ronald Snijders

Selection of Nice
Display by Lucette Braune / 2009 / 5 min
Silent Retreat by Jan de Bruin / 2008 / 4 min
Oh Deer! By Arne Toonen / 2008 / 12 min
Structures by Jasper Kuipers / 2009 / 5 min
Born and Raised by Eelko Ferwerda / 2009 / 3 min
Pivot by André Bergs 2009 / 5 min
Bingo by Timur Ismailov 2009 / 27 min

Le Meilleur du Court is organized with support of the Netherlands Institute of Animation Film Niaf, L'Entrepôt, the TAX Video Clip Fund and EYE Film Institute Netherlands.

L’Entrepôt / 7/9 rue Francis de Pressense / 75014 Parijs ⁄ M° Pernety
€ 7 / € 5.50 (reduced)

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