The film Those who feel the fire burning by Morgan Knibbe is nominated twice for the Dutch Academy Award in section Best Feature Documentary and Best Sound Design. Also the film According to Protocol by Anne-Marieke Graafmans is nominated for Best Short Documentary.
The Golden Calves will be awarded October 2nd during the Netherlands Film Festival.
Those Who Feel the Fire Burning depicts in an unconventional, poetic form a serious social problem: the hopeless existence of refugees stuck at the edge of Europe. The film was previous nominated best feature during IDFA and won several awards including Best feature Documentary at the Guanajuato International Film Festival.
According to Protocol follows the responsible but also emotional work of two employees of the emergency services 112, who are expected to adapt to the commercialization of health care. The film is selected for the Panorama Program of IDFA 2015.
Both films are produced by BALDR Film and will be screened during the Netherlands Film Festival.