Event Details

Join us at the screening of two widely acclaimed films by Amsterdam based production house, BALDR Film, and meet the producer and driver behind both films, Frank Hoeve, during the Q&A.



Etgar Keret –  Feature Documentary (55 min)                                                Sevilla – Short Film (10 min)
Emmy Award Winner (2018)                                                     Dutch Acadamy Award Winner (2012)

Etgar Keret: Based on a true story
Feature Documentary (55 min)
In his extremely short stories, the Israeli writer Etgar Keret plays an impressive game with fantasy and reality. The story of his life, too, sounds like a modern fairy tale. In this hybrid documentary, the filmmakers investigate why telling lies is essential to Keret’s survival.

Etgar Keret: Based on a True Story has received 6 awards of which an International Emmy Award (2018). More Info

Short Film (10 min)
Three youngsters make a roadtrip that will change their lives forever.

Sevilla has received 4 awards of which a Gouden Kalf (Dutch Academy Award) More info

BALDR Film (2012) is the production company of producers Frank Hoeve and Katja Draaijer in Amsterdam. They focus on developing and (co-)producing international high-quality features and documentaries of a select number of filmmakers with a distinctive personal signature.

Among BALDR Films credits are Those Who Feel the Fire Burning by Morgan Knibbe (IDFA, Dutch Academy Award), Etgar Keret: Based on a True Story by Stephane Kaas (International Emmy Award, Prix Italia) and Brothers (Hollywood Film Festival Silver Screen Prize)

Frank Hoeve was Producer on the Move during the Cannes Film Festival 2018.
12 September 2019
6:30pm-9pm | Doors: 6pm
Spaces Meatpacking | 421 West 14th Street
TNC Members: Free | Non Members $10