The films of 2014

Before you hit the ground

Masterplan Filmtalent Limburg presents a film by Sophie de Pol & Bart van de Woestijne

Released: October 2014
Length: 12 minutes
Genre: Psychological drama

It’s a typical weekday. Steven, a twenty-year-old student, is looking after one-year-old Levy at his usual babysitting address. A stupid, almost casual accident causes the loss of Levy’s life. Driven by guilt, Steven finds himself making decisions he never thought he could make.

 

De Smet

Masterplan Filmtalent Limburg presents a film by Thomas Baerten & Wim Geudens

Release: October 2014
Length: 14 minutes
Genre: Tragicomedy

The De Smet brothers work together to keep their bachelor lives as pleasant as possible. Like a house of cards, their synergy collapses when a woman moves into their street.

The three brothers live next to each other in similar houses and drive identical cars. They evenly divide their household chores, and they’ve been champions at the cards club for years.

When Nico meets the new neighbour, their well-oiled machine grinds to a halt and the other brothers are left to deal with the consequences. After losing the cards championship, the older brothers must find a solution.

Connecting Flights

Masterplan Filmtalent Limburg presents an animated filmby Arthur Gorissen

Release: October 2014
Length: 5 minutes
Genre: Drama

One summer’s day Julia boards a plane to take her to her destination, unaware of what awaits her.

Eduard is in a barbershop and a fly is distracting the barber. The barber tries to shoo the fly away.

At that moment, panic brakes out in the plane…

 

As a pilot, in 2013 the following films were made: 

Flight of Life

An aesthetic, highly stylised short dance film central to which is the combination of image and sound. Dancers Joost Vrouenraets and Maite Guerin, from the acclaimed European dance-company GOTRA, play the leading roles. The production was developed in close collaboration with regional education programs and the Cinesud media organisation. Directed by Elbe Stevens.

 

Past

Past is a short suspense film about a traumatised young woman’s relationship with her mother. Gaite Jansen (From the TV series Hoe duur was de Suiker – ‘The Price of Sugar’), Susan Visser (From the film and television series Gooische Vrouwen – Gooische Women‘) and Egbert-Jan Weeber (From the TV series Moeder, ik wil bij de Revue – ‘Mother, I Want to Join the Revue’) star in this short story. The production was developed in close collaboration with regional education programs and the Cinesud media organisation. Directed by Elbe Stevens.