Dynamically drawn self-portrait from 1998, awarded a Golden Bear, by animation filmmaker Gerrit van Dijk, who passed away last year. Referring to his personal life, his political engagement and previous work. Film shows why an artist has to keep creating in order to survive.
The screening of this film is part of the They Move, So They Are programme.


Production company
Cilia van Dijk Filmprodukties
Distributor NL

Title: I Move, So I Am
Year: 1997
Duration : 8 minutes
Category: Short Feature
Edition: NFF 2013

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Gouden Kalf nominees

Other awards

Holland Film Award (1998)

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