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.

Latest Films



What is a platform without a stage? Breaking Ground programmes and organizes several festivals and events. See them all here.

Upcoming Events

October 2014 INPUT Festival
October 2014 Nordic Delight Festival
October 2014 NPO Doc
November 2014 Breaking Ground
November 2014 NPO Doc

De Brommerbios

De Brommerbios is an outdoor cinema build on a moped from the 70s. During the summer, in collaboration with Breaking Ground, free movie nights are held at various locations in Utrecht. It's the perfect opportunity to…

Metro Movies

Connecting and Celebrating the City Metro Movies is a short film festival which takes place under the metro station Bullewijk in Amsterdam.  The underlying theme is always the city, but each edition also…

The Netherlands Film Festival

Every year the Netherlands Film Festival brings us the best new Dutch films made that year. There is also a big focus on new talent. Where there's new film talent, there's Breaking Ground.Dutch talent has a…

NPO Cultura

NPO Cultura is the platform for art and culture of the Dutch Public Broadcasters (NPO). This online channel brings programming about film, literature, classical music, pop, jazz and performing arts 24/7.During the upcoming Netherlands Film Festival…



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BG at the Netherlands Film Festival

We are proud to announce that this year Breaking Ground is part of the Netherlands Film Festival for the first time! The NFF is THE platform for Dutch films, but we will show everyone what goes on abroad. Make sure not to miss it!…