Author Archives: mirka

The Industry

The Netherlands is the number one drugs country in Europe. Weed is in our genes, coke enters the country through the harbors, and XTC is as Dutch as chocolate sprinkles. How is it possible that in a regulated country like the

The Industry

The Netherlands is the number one drugs country in Europe. Weed is in our genes, coke enters the country through the harbors, and XTC is as Dutch as chocolate sprinkles. How is it possible that in a regulated country like the

A Place Called Shangri-La

In 2002, a Tibetan prefecture in Southwest China presented scientific evidence demonstrating that the city of Zhongdian was in fact Shangri-La, the mythical city imagined by James Hilton in 1933, in his novel Lost Horizon. In 2015, Mirka Duijn travels

A Place Called Shangri-La

In 2002, a Tibetan prefecture in Southwest China presented scientific evidence demonstrating that the city of Zhongdian was in fact Shangri-La, the mythical city imagined by James Hilton in 1933, in his novel Lost Horizon. In 2015, Mirka Duijn travels

Land of Change, The Zeeland Archives Project

Land of Change, the Zeeland Archives Project What is it like to live in a region where everything is changing? How do you deal with the loss, but also with the new gains? A collage of portraits of inhabitants of

Land of Change, The Zeeland Archives Project

Land of Change, the Zeeland Archives Project What is it like to live in a region where everything is changing? How do you deal with the loss, but also with the new gains? A collage of portraits of inhabitants of

Last Hijack Interactive

Won International Emmy Award 2015, Prix Europe 2014, Dutch Game Awards 2015 2015 Last Hijack Interactive is an online transmedia experience that allows you to explore the hijacking of a ship in Somalia. Exploring both sides of the story, Last Hijack

Last Hijack Interactive

Won International Emmy Award 2015, Prix Europe 2014, Dutch Game Awards 2015 2015 Last Hijack Interactive is an online transmedia experience that allows you to explore the hijacking of a ship in Somalia. Exploring both sides of the story, Last Hijack

Last Hijack Interactive wins EMMY Award

Digital Emmy Award for Last Hijack Interactive! Submarine Channel’s partly illustrated transmedia project Last Hijack Interactive lets you experience the murky world of piracy in Somalia through the eyes of a pirate and a captain. It’s their story, but also

Last Hijack Interactive wins EMMY Award

Digital Emmy Award for Last Hijack Interactive! Submarine Channel’s partly illustrated transmedia project Last Hijack Interactive lets you experience the murky world of piracy in Somalia through the eyes of a pirate and a captain. It’s their story, but also

Blaudzun – Promises of No Man’s Land

First single taken from the album ‘Promises Of No Man’s Land’ (V2). This video is made possible with TAX Fonds, 2014.     Directed by Mirka Duijn & Nina Spiering Produced by Rogier Tolen DoP: Marc De Meijer Camera Assistant:

Blaudzun – Promises of No Man’s Land

First single taken from the album ‘Promises Of No Man’s Land’ (V2). This video is made possible with TAX Fonds, 2014.     Directed by Mirka Duijn & Nina Spiering Produced by Rogier Tolen DoP: Marc De Meijer Camera Assistant:

Maaike Ouboter – Lijmen

First single taken from the album ‘En hoe het dan ook weer dag wordt’ (Sony Music), 2014. A Kimmo Films Production Performed by Indra Cauwels & Erwin Boschmans Directed & concept by Nina Spiering Produced by Rogier Tolen DoP: Gregg Telussa Gaffer:

Maaike Ouboter – Lijmen

First single taken from the album ‘En hoe het dan ook weer dag wordt’ (Sony Music), 2014. A Kimmo Films Production Performed by Indra Cauwels & Erwin Boschmans Directed & concept by Nina Spiering Produced by Rogier Tolen DoP: Gregg Telussa Gaffer:

Bart Constant – Do Better

Short film / music video Short film/music video, 2011 Won NFF Price for best music video

Bart Constant – Do Better

Short film / music video Short film/music video, 2011 Won NFF Price for best music video

The Dacha

Drama / children’s movie, 2012 Watch the movie here: De Datsja Jordy is an eleven year old boy who’s family has not been functioning after his homesick mother went back to her homecountry Russia. Jordy devises a masterplan to get her

The Dacha

Drama / children’s movie, 2012 Watch the movie here: De Datsja Jordy is an eleven year old boy who’s family has not been functioning after his homesick mother went back to her homecountry Russia. Jordy devises a masterplan to get her

Toneelgroep Maastricht – How to Play Francesca Woodman

‘How To Play Francesca Woodman’, Toneelgroep Maastricht, 2014. A theaterplay about a young photographer with an inimitable talent. An intimite and physical theater play with text, music, movement and film. The play is based on the life and work of

Toneelgroep Maastricht – How to Play Francesca Woodman

‘How To Play Francesca Woodman’, Toneelgroep Maastricht, 2014. A theaterplay about a young photographer with an inimitable talent. An intimite and physical theater play with text, music, movement and film. The play is based on the life and work of