Sophie van de Pol


Sophie van de Pol (1991) studied directing at the Maastricht Theatre Academy, graduating in 2014. As a screenwriter and director, she made ​​the short film Rust (2012), and she co-wrote the dance film Flight of Life (2013) by Gotra Ballet and director Elbe Stevens. Her work seeks that uncertain moment where control is just at hand or about to be lost. Her work is poetic, sensitive, detailed, and has a light humour.

Selected for the 2014 Masterplan, Sophie van de Pol has made Before you Hit the Ground, together with Bart van de Woestijne.