New Amsterdam Film Company

Sander Verdonk - Producer
Julius Ponten - Producer
Philip Harthoorn - Head of production
Thomas den Drijver - Head of Development
Karlijn Landman - Head of Business Affairs

Address: Raamgracht 6, 1011 KK Amsterdam Company Website

New Amsterdam is an independent film company that operates like a studio. It develops, produces, and releases highend visual narratives. While being firmly rooted in contemporary culture, New Amsterdam Film Company combines an international network, production knowhow, craftsmanship and marketing knowledge.

“In film we trust.”



Release: 2019. Status: financing. Sort: featurelength film, 120 min. Genre: war epic. Director: Jim Taihuttu. Screenwriter: Jim Taihuttu & Mustafa Duygulu. Cast: Marwan Kenzari (Ben-Hur, The Mummy remakes). Co-producer: Savage Film (Belgium), Fastnet Films (Ireland). Financers: Netherlands Film Fund, CoBO fund, NTR. Sales: XYZ.

Aim at market: Sales and Financing

1946, during the Indonesian war for Independence, the young Dutch recruit Johan joins an elite squad led by charismatic captain Westerling. As fighting intensifies, Johan trials Westerling in his brutal attempts to strike down resistance.


Release: 2019. Status: development/financing. Sort: feature length film, 120 min. Genre: black comedy thriller/true story. Director: Max Porcelijn. Screenwriter: Max Porcelijn & Vincent van Zelm. Cast: Ton Kas. Co-producer: Fobic Films (Belgium), Fastnet Films (Ireland). Financers: the Netherlands Film Fund, Avrotros.

Aim at market: Sales and Financing

The bizarre but true story of Jan Sloot, a TV repairman who could change computing forever and become the richest man in the world. But the day before he reveals his invention - the super code – he drops dead, the code lost without a trace…