Thijs, a successful thriller writer, is witness to the murder of Sara. Thijs is threat­ened, too. First feature film in the world that was made live, with directing contri­bu­tions from the public, via Twitter, espe­cially for the 32nd edition of the Nether­lands Film Festival.
The festival fruit­fully called on the public to join via their smart­phones or computers, with the motto Grab the director’s seat!’ They twit­tered in droves with hashtag #nff2012. A group of editors selected the best tweets, director Martijn de Jong passed them on via wire­less earphones to the crew and the actors, including Tygo Gernandt, Halina Reijn, Victor Löw, Hanna Verboom, Gaite Jansen and Marcel Musters. The exten­sive film crew for the first time took up the chal­lenge of a live multi-camera shooting of a feature film. On film​fes​tival​.nl and UPC Kanaal 12, Dutch viewers could follow the making of the feature film via an HD live stream. Using the best scenes from this live produc­tion, the even­tual commer­cial for the 32nd edition of the Neder­lands Film Festival was made.

Title: Onder controle
Year: 2012
Duration : 1 hour, 30 minutes
Category: Feature film
Edition: NFF 2012

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