Vuil Spel

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Foul Play Victims of sexual violence in sports break the taboo. The #MeToo that floods social media after the Harvey Weinstein scandal, points out that sexual intimidation and sexual abuse fester all over society and surrounded by a big omerta. Even in sports - normally a world of joy and health - 1 in 5 minors becomes a victim of sexual violence, states criminologist Tine Vertommen, who carried out the first evidence based study of this phenomena. "There are 24.000 sports clubs in Flanders, with 850.000 minor sporters. This affects thousands of children." In Foul Play three brave sporters break the … Continued

HUMO euthanasie

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HUMO euthanasia Online factual report for the weekly magazine HUMO and it's online platform Humo.be about the flaws in Belgium's euthanasia law. Belgium is considered one of the most liberal countries, with the euthanasia law put in place in 2002. But due to political compromises there’s a gray area in this law that leads to human dramas. Many people in Belgium register a declaration of intent for euthanasia at city hall. This declaration states they want euthanasia when they will have an incurable disease or when they’re physical and mental suffering becomes unbearable. But what most people don’t know and … Continued

Bocuse d’Or

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Cooking For Gods Cooking For Gods submerges you into the lives of chef Lode De Roover and his team. One year long, they are strictly focused on their participation in Bocuse d'Or, the Olympics of gastronomy. It's a breathtaking journey. A world of creativity. Passion. Boundless ambition. High expectations. Victory and defeat. We witness how our Belgian chef maniacally prepares himself for the biggest 'test' of his life. Can he create extraordinary dishes that will blow away a jury of 24 of the world's top chefs and put Belgium culinary and internationally on the map? Koken Voor De Goden Koken Voor De Goden dompelt je … Continued

Gered… met vet

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Saved... by fat Scientific documentary about the development and first use of a new, innovative method for breast reconstruction after amputation due to breast cancer. With injections of fat cells, harvested with liposuction, a new breast is 'grown' by surgeons. A medical miracle, which helps patients to feel beautiful again after breast cancer. Gered... met vet Wetenschappelijke documentaire over de ontwikkeling en toepassing van een nieuwe, baanbrekende methode voor borstreconstructies na amputaties bij borstkankerpatiëntes. Via het injecteren van vetcellen laat men als het ware een nieuwe borst 'groeien'. Een medische primeur, een unieke manier voor patiënten om zich weer mooi te … Continued

De pil van dokter Peeters

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The true father of the pill A historical chronicle of the pioneerswork of a Flemisch gyneacologist who developed the first usable contraceptive pill in the greatest secrecy. Gynaecologist Nand Peeters deserves a place of honour in historiography. At the end of the sixties, the doctor did clinical research which resulted in two revolutionary pills: the first contraceptive pill without side effects and a medicine against rhesus poisoning. 'The True Father Of The Pill' unravels the work of this motivated gynaecologist through gripping testimonies and research. His son Marc, the patients who participated in the experiments, collegue doctors and scientists reconstruct … Continued

Triggerfinger: Altijd alles geven

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Triggerfinger: Give it all you've got A roadmovie annex concert film in which Ruben Block, Mario Goossens and Paul Van Bruystegem of the band Triggerfinger give a unique insight in their lives. With 4 MIA’s in the pocket, Triggerfinger is the most succesfull Belgian rockband of the past year. And the band has concered audiences in The Netherlands and Germany too with their addictive, raw bluesrock. The rest of Europe follows quickly… Triggerfinger: Altijd alles geven Een roadmovie annex concertfilm waarin Ruben Block, Mario Goossens en Paul Van Bruystegem van Triggerfinger in hoofd en hart laten kijken. Met 4 MIA's … Continued

De ongewenste erfenis

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The unwanted inheritance A film that illuminates the courage and the strength of people who live with a genetic death sentence: the inheritable and incurable Huntington’s disease. The genetic death sentence portraits Anja, Jutta, Yves, Marleen en Mario, residents of the only nursing home for patients with Huntington’s disease in Flanders, Belgium. Although they’re all very different, there’s one thing that connects them: their illness. Huntington’s been haunting their family for decades and has thinned them out. It slowly destroys mind and body, with death waiting around the corner. They are all well aware that the decline of their clarity, … Continued

Nooit meer zwijgen

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No more silence 'Nooit meer zwijgen' tells the gripping story of Carolien. As a child and a teenager she was abused en raped for years. This short documentary will now be used by the ministry of Health as an awareness campaign in schools and organizations. Nooit meer zwijgen 'Nooit meer zwijgen' vertelt het aangrijpende verhaal van Carolien. Zij werd als kind en tiener jarenlang misbruikt en verkracht. Deze korte documentaire wordt nu ingezet als voorlichtingsfilm in scholen en verenigingen door het ministerie van Welzijn, Volksgezondheid en Gezin. Duration: 13 minutes Duur: 13 minuten awareness documentary 2015 voorlichtingsfilm 2015

In de ban van de ring

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Lord of the ring Portrait of boxing champion Yassine Aydir. At the age of 19 Yassine is considered a natural talent and a champion in the making. He's prepared to sacrifice everything to become the best in this brutal sport, that's both mentally and physically draining. His motive? "When I step into the ring, I get the feeling that I can be somebody, that my life has purpose." In de ban van de ring Portret van bokskampioen Yassine Aydir. Op zijn negentiende wordt natuurtalent Yassine al getipt als een van de grote Vlaamse boksbeloftes. Hij werd dit jaar in zijn gewichtsklasse … Continued

Fraude in de thuisverpleging

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The home nurse is a fraud Home nursing has become big business in our society due to our aging population. In this documentary we unravel how a small group of fraudulent home nurses enrich themselves at the cost of patients and the healthcare system. By invoicing unperformed care and manipulating patient test scores, they steal 25 to 50 million euros from the home care budget every year. Fraude in de thuisverpleging Thuisverpleging is door de vergrijzing in onze maatschappij big business geworden. In deze documentaire wordt aan het licht gebracht hoe een kleine groep frauderende thuisverpleegkundigen zich verrijkt op de kap van … Continued
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