In 2017 I did the research for Juul Op Den Kamp’s upcoming pilot (VPRO) ‘At All Costs’ about students in New York and the use of so called smart drugs to stretch the limits of what humans are normally capable of. In 2018 I worked as a researcher on various projects for both Dutch and US television that will be released some time in 2019.
My Hijab, My Business - Directed by Doesjka van Hoogdalem (NTR/MO, The Netherlands, 2015)
Two part documentary series about today's storytellers: fashion & beauty vloggers. More popular than popstars, more refined than top models and more influential than glossies; vloggers are the stars of the new generation. My Hijab, My Business focusses on the personal and professional life of three popular fashion & beauty vloggers; Amena Khan, Nura Afia and Ikram Aqantos. They're young, hijab wearing women who earn their money through their videos.
Hollands Welvaren II - Directed by Michiel van Erp (VPRO, The Netherlands, 2015)
How to live a rich life? In the first season of Hollands Welvaren documentarian Michiel van Erp made portraits of Dutch people who are trying to improve their own quality of life as well as that of others. The second season takes place in and around the workplace. In seven episodes he shows driven Dutch people in their work life. It's about chosen and forced twists and turns at work and following your passion.
Beestieboys II - By Nicolaas Veul & Tim den Besten (VPRO, The Netherlands, 2014)
A tv program that highlights the special bond between humans and animals.