Episode 3: The Dutchess
Tuesday, 24 November 2015 at 18.40 hours
The Dutchess was second in the category of Best Film in 2014. The female lead is played by Ingrid Leystra. The story begins at a bus shelter and has a very exciting end. The team The Magic Lanterns won for this movie more than five awards.
The Dutchess is a winner in five categories, namely Best Use of Leeuwarden, Best Sound Design, Best Editing, Best Cinematography and Best Special Effects. The genre of the team of Magic Lanterns was Thriller / Suspense.The story is about a boy (Mark Havinga) who is kidnapped by the Dutchess. Why the abduction takes place becomes really clear at the end of the film. The film is directed by Ids Aalbers, he is also known for his film 'Anathema' and the thriller 'Jacht'.
About this program:
In 48-Hour Film Project short films are shown from four to seven minutes. 48-Hour Film Project is a competition where teams of filmmakers, a genre, a character, a prop and get a dialogue assigned. The teams then have 48 hours to make a short film in which these elements are incorporated.
In the weekend prior to the Northern Film Festival (1 t / m November 3, 2015), more than 20 teams from Leeuwarden and surroundings have accepted the challenge. The short films which have been made by the teams during the festival on November 14, 2015 shown followed by the prize ceremony by the jury; actor Hugo Metsers, Friese director Mirjam de With and award winning screenwriter Chiel van der Wolf.
The Frisian filmmaker Bart Doctor organizes this edition Leeuwarden after he has competed several times at the Utrecht edition, where in 2011 he won the prize for best director with his 48-Hour Film "Frank".
Every Tuesday from 18.50uur Podium.TV will broadcast the films produced in previous years, before there are pictures of this year to see.