Breaking Ground offers young filmmakers a stage to present themselves and their work. Below you'll find the films we have programmed at one of our festivals or events so far. Please note this is not a video channel, this is a showcase of interesting films. Would you like us to take an interest in your film, please submit it.

Director: Mees Peijnenburg
Netherlands Film Academy
Year of production 2012
Genre fictie
Length 11'

Wij waren wolven

We Were Wolves is fragmented short film, in which Dicky looks back at the time when he was sixteen years old. This was the period when he drove motorbikes together with his brothers, played with them, ran around, screamed; the time when they were still clumsy young dogs. Until the arrival of a girl, this
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Director: Pedro Collantes
Netherlands Film Academy
Year of production 2014
Genre Fiction
Length 15'


There is always a first time for everything, even for celery.

Director: Daniela Sherer
Royal College of Arts
Year of production 2013
Genre Animation
Length 9'40

The Shirley Temple

The boundaries between childhood and adulthood become blurry for a kid at his mother's cocktail party. Characters, symbols and abstractions interchange to examine the relationships between children and adults, escapism and sexuality.

Director: Milad Alami
Den Danske Filmskole
Year of production 2011
Genre Fiction
Length 29'

Intet kan røre mig (Nothing can touch me)

On a cold December day a tragedy strikes at a Danish high school. The outsider Katrine survives the massacre and is the only one to see who the shooter is. The hunt for the boy begins, taking Katrine and three of her classmates to
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