Director: Boudewijn Koole

Beyond Sleep (2016)

Dutch Cinema: Beyond Sleep (2016)

Director: Boudewijn Koole
Cast: Reinout Scholten van Aschat, Jakop Ahlbom, Maria Annette Tanderø Berglyd, Anders Baasmo Christiansen, Zoi Gorman, Pål Sverre Hagen, Thorbjørn Harr


A young geologist ventures out into the vast tundra of northern Norway to finish his research on meteorite craters, only to get hopelessly lost in both the wilderness and his own mind.
Script writer: Boudewijn Koole
Story based on the book 'Nooit meer slapen' by Willem Frederik Hermans
Soundtrack: Alex Simu
Genre: Drama

12yr and olderViolence     All AgesFearSexDiscriminationDrugs and/or Alcohol Addiction

Dutch Cinema: Beyond Sleep (NL)
Blu-ray: NL
Released 09-JUN-2016 by September Film Distribution
Duration: 107 min.
Rating: NL-12
Audio: English: DTS-HD Master 5.1, Norwegian: DTS-HD Master 5.1
Subtitles: Dutch, English
Regioncode: B (A, C untested)
Extras: none
Discs: 1, BD25

Kauwboy (2011)

Dutch Cinema: Kauwboy (2011)

Director: Boudewijn Koole
Cast: Rick Lens, Loek Peters, Susan Radder, Ricky Koole, Cahit Ölmez


10 year old Jojo takes a young jackdaw (in Dutch a Kauw) to his home. He hides it from his father as he doesn't want animals in the house. Jojo is afraid he gets inbetween his aggressive moods an his loyalty towards his father. Until the bomb explodes. Because of the extraordinary frienship with the jackdaw he is able solve the problems with his father. The official submission of the Netherlands to the Best Foreign Language Film of the 85th Academy Awards 2013 ! The movie gained awards: Young Audience Award (European Film Academy), Best First Feature (Berlin), Best European Youthfilm (ECFA Award, Film & Kino Award).
Script writer: Boudewijn Koole, Jolein Laarman
Soundtrack: Helge Slikker
Genre: Family, Drama

9yr and olderFear     6yr and olderViolence   All AgesSexDiscriminationDrugs and/or Alcohol Addiction

Dutch Cinema: Kauwboy (NL)
Blu-ray: NL
Released 07-OCT-2012 by BFD Home Entertainment
De 10-jarige Jojo (Rick Lens) neemt op een dag een jonge kauw mee naar huis. Hij houdt 'm voor zijn vader Ronald (Loek Peters) verborgen want die wil geen dieren in huis. Jojo is bang voor zijn agressieve buien en komt klem te zitten tussen de zorg voor de kauw en de loyaliteit jegens zijn vader. Totdat de bom barst. Door de bijzondere vriendschap die Jojo met de kauw heeft, is hij in staat de problemen met zijn vader op te lossen.
Duration: 81 min.
Rating: 9
Audio: Dutch: DTS-HD 5.1
Subtitles: English
Regioncode: ABC
Extras: Trailer, Videoclip Ricky Koole, Picture gallery
Discs: 1, BD25