Current

2019-2021

Scriptwriter (all 10 episodes) of The Story of the Netherlands, a docudrama series about seven thousand years of Dutch history produced by Tuvalu Media and Pupkin Film for NTR.

2018

Adaptation & direction (in English) of the opera’s Bastien and Bastienne (Mozart) and the Coffee Cantata (Bach) in Cardiff and at festivals in Leytonstone, Brighton and Frome.

2017

Adaptation & direction (in English) of La Zingaretta, an adaptation of the opera by Leonardo Leo, performed in Cardiff (Wales) and at festivals in Leytonstone, Buxton and Frome.

Two lectures (in Russian) about drama in games and documentaries on December 5th in the Dostoevski Library in Moscow and on November 28th to fourth year students of the Russian State University of Cinematography (VGIK).

2015-2017

Dramaturg (8 episodes) and author (in German) of Kids of Courage, an eight-episode docudrama for youth by Looks Film & TV (Berlijn/Leipzig) for SWR and BBC/MG Alba. Recipient of the Prix Jeunesse International, Golden Sparrow, White Elephant, German Audio Film Award and Taiwan Children’s Film Award. Nominated for a Grimme Award, Japan Prize, Rockie Award and International Emmy.

Clients

The Story of the Netherlands

At the basis lies another good script. Truly clever.

Patricia Greven

(Senior Editor External Productions NTR)

Awards & Nominations

Kids of Courage

In an unexpectedly touching way the war is explained in very simple words.

Oliver Käver

(The Mirror)

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