Breaking Ground EU

Breaking Ground EU

On April 24th we're coming back in Kriterion for a special themed screening. This time we will be bringing you 4 student shorts about "Adaptive Traits – Dealing with difficult changes". 

Dirk van der Straaten returns as our moderator. Our special guest, scriptwriter Rogier de Blok, will back him up with discussing the films and interviewing the talented young film makers present.

The program:

Pandy (Pandas) directed by Matúš Vizár
Cowboys Janken Ook directed by Mees Peijnenburg
Die Schaukel des Sargmachers (The Swing of the Coffin Maker) directed by Elmar Imanov
Oscar directed by Marthe Naber Heuer

Films Shown


The upcoming European film talent we think is worth following. Discover the new Lars von Trier or Pedro Almodóvar.


Films by young filmmakers that caught our eye and we would love for you to see as well.


Breaking Ground unfortunately seized to exist in may 2016. However, here you can still find our past events.


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