FilmLAB at IDFA

Martijn van Veen FilmLAB Alumni Programme

IDFA is screening more than twenty Asian documentaries this year. FilmLAB supporters André and Daan have put together a top 6 and will be present at the screenings themselves. Come and join us and let’s meet! Our top 6: 1. Children of the Mist (Vietnam) André present Thursday 25 November, 16:45 2. Writing with Fire (India) André (shortly) present Sunday …

FilmLAB Jam Sessions

Martijn van Veen FilmLAB Alumni Programme

Regardless of lockdowns and corona measures, CinemAsia FilmLAB will keep organising some activities during these difficult times. We will continue our FilmLAB Jam Sessions for our FilmLAB Alumni and those who are interested. This happens every other week and is organised by FilmLAB Supprot André Kloer. During these Jam Sessions of one to one and a half hours a sent …

Amber Nefkens maakt voor de Indië-herdenking de animatie De twee hondjes en het lied Vader.

Daan Vree FilmLAB Alumni Programme, Nieuws

Sorry, this entry is only available in Dutch. Amber Nefkens maakte voor de Indië-herdenking de animatie De twee hondjes, samen met Jana Kaminski. In de animatie is de verteller Ambers oma: E.A. Smith-Broers, die eerder te zien was in de FilmLAB-docu Indië op een Bord. Ook vertolkt ze het nummer Vader met gitarist Samuel Leeuwenburg . Amber over de herdenking en deze …

Ari Purnama

FilmLAB Alumnus interview: Ari Purnama

Maine Galvez FilmLAB Alumni Programme, Interview

Ari ‘Ernesto’ Purnama is a filmmaker of Indonesian origin, university educator and researcher, and a FilmLab 2012 alumnus. In this interview, he talks about how he got into filmmaking, his past, recent, and future projects, and his CinemAsia FilmLAB experience. Tell us how you got into filmmaking? ‘I got into filmmaking because a friend of mine who submitted his film …

5 FilmLAB Quarantine Activities for May

Daan Vree FilmLAB Alumni Programme, FilmLAB Update

Yes, we’ll stay at home as much as possible and we keep social distance. But often we wish it was all over and we could start making films again. But why should you wait?  Is a real creative person not somebody who can be creative at home within the limits of space and resources? As FilmLAB we challenge you to …

CinemAsia Film Festival 2020 FilmLAB Activities

Martijn van Veen FilmLAB Alumni Programme

FilmLAB has always been an intrinsic part of CinemAsia Film Festival. So obviously FilmLAB activities can’t be missing from CinemAsia Film Festival 2020. The following activities are planned to take place (click on the links for further info): Producing In a Time of Flux Thursday March 5 | 15.00 @ Pakhuis de Zwijger Boardmember of CinemAsia and film producer Lorna …

CinemAsia FilmLAB Panel: Recipes for Success

Martijn van Veen FilmLAB Alumni Programme

Saturday March 7 | 13:00 – 15:00 | SK6 (Studio K, Amsterdam)  Hugo Emmerzael will ask programmer and guest curator of CinemAsia Film Festival 2020 Leo Soesanto, director Shariff Nasr, Dramaturge and project director at De Ontmoeting Sacha Gertsik and Executive Producer at Revolver Germen Boelens to share their recipes for success for (starting) filmmakers with an Asian background. Leo …

Film Festival Jam Session

Daan Vree FilmLAB Alumni Programme

The Film Festival Jam Session will be held at thursday March 5 at 8pm @Rialto during CinemAsia Film Festival 2020. This quarterly FilmLAB event gives alumni of the FilmLAB Network and other (starting) filmmakers with an Asian background the opportunity to join the FilmLAB coordinators and discuss their current filmprojects. All projects are welcome: whether it’s an idea, an outline, a …