Among the voodoo spirits

KIB (Kind in Benin/ Child in Benin) is a Dutch NGO supporting projects in Benin. Our most challenging project is to support the people of the Couffo district in Benin in their need to give an honest impression of their voodoo believe. In the western world voodoo is above all associated with mysterious rites and […]

Cineblend

CINEBLEND FESTIVAL is the new name for the Beeld voor Beeld festival, a yearly documentary film festival focusing on issues of cultural diversity, now in its 27th year. Rooted in visual anthropology, the festival screens documentaries on various (sub)cultures, offering discussions and seminars. The festival serves as a meeting place for filmmakers and audiences from […]

Down to Earth

Leaving the rat race behind, a family of five embarks on the journey of a lifetime and made a documentary about it. They travel the ends of the earth searching for a new perspective on life. During five years on six continents they seek out tribal sages never filmed or interviewed before. DOWN to EARTH […]

Pakhuis de Zwijger

Pakhuis de Zwijger is a unique cultural organisation which opened its doors in 2006 and has grown to be an independent platform for and by the city of Amsterdam and its inhabitants. Pakhuis de Zwijger celebrates its tenth birthday. It started with a dream, sprung from Cultuurfabriek and the directorship of Over het IJ Festival […]

Crazywise

CRAZYWISE is a documentary produced and directed by Phil Borges and Kevin Tomlinson, seeking answers to the question: What can we learn from those who have turned their psychological crisis into a positive transformative experience? During a quarter-century documenting indigenous cultures, human-rights photographer and filmmaker Phil Borges often saw these cultures identify “psychotic” symptoms as […]