Dupla sreća – Merlinka Queer Film Festival

Merlinka Queer Film Festival

Merlinka Queer Film Festival

Dupla sreća

Kratki film

Režiser: Esmée van Loon

Holandija, 2018.

Trajanje: 24 min.

“Dupla sreća” je kratki dokumentarni film koji obuhvata percepciju režisera Esmee van Loon i još troje dece gej roditelja i daje uvid u suočavanje sa drugačijim.

Double Lucky

Short film

Director: Esmée van Loon

Netherlands, 2018

Duration: 24 min

“Double Lucky” is a short documentary that captures the perception of director Esmée van Loon, and three other children of gay parents, and gives insight into the confrontation with being different.

Esmée van Loon

Esmée van Loon (1996) directs and produces her own documentaries, often on social issues. Looking beyond the surface, observation and involvement with her topics are importent elements in her proces. Her films assume a strong humanistic attitude from sociopolitical, psychological and philosophical perspectives. She studied Audiovisual Design and Cultural Diversity at the Willem de Kooning Academy. She works/has worked as an (assistant) producer for VPRO Backlight, 25FPS Commercial Production, SpiegelFilm, KoalaKoncepts, Flikken Rotterdam and Flikken Maastricht. She is a board member of FilmPlatform Rotterdam and editor for Rotterdams Open Doek. In 2017 she was chosen to be the Dutch ambassador in the youth jury of the Venice Film Festival and ambassador of the LUX Film Prize. Her documentaries have screened at several filmfestivals, including International Film Festival Rotterdam and ShortCutz. Together with Marijn van der Ploeg she is the owner of the starting production company “KamerFilm.”