Douwe Dijkstra

Filmmaker, video artist

Filmmaker and video artist from the Netherlands. He studied Illustration Design at ArtEZ. His work is a mixture of film, animation and vfx and can be described as humorous and socially engaged. In 2006 Douwe helped start Festina Lente Collective – a creative Amsterdam based network/agency. In addition to several commissioned projects, he worked with them on a music video for the Dutch band The Kift. As a co-founder of the 33 1/3 collective, he intertwines theatre productions and video projections. Among the collective’s projects is Bluebeard, a video mapping opera that travelled to Rotterdam, Glasgow, New York and Paris. In 2014 he created the video installation and short film called Démontable, in 2015 the documentary short Voor Film (Supporting Film), in 2016 the documentary Green Screen Gringo.