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Réalisateur/trice Scénariste

Jan-Hendrik Beetge

Afrique du Sud

Français

Jan-Hendrik BEETGE est un réalisateur sud-africain.

English

Jan-Hendrik BEETGE started his film career by writing and directing his first short-film,’Triomfeer’, in 2001. Winning multiple local and international awards for this poignant work, Jan-Hendrik went on to become a television commercials director at several top production companies and has been working as a director and writer ever since. Currently focusing on his love for cinematic narrative, Jan-Hendrik is busy developing several films and has just completed his second short-film called’The Abyss Boys’, a beautiful and compelling film about two brothers caught in a world from which they cannot escape. Born out of the simplicity of photography, his strengths lie in his innovative and unique cinematic visuals combined with original but truthful characters within a powerful narrative setting. He describes his style as Cinephotographic Narrative.