Regen achter je ogen

From all Dutch prisoners in foreign countries outside Europe, most are in the Dominican Republic. They are caught for smuggling of harddrugs. In this documentary Dutch prisoners show us how they survive behind bars.

    Director

    Walter Stokman

    Born in 1966, he studied film at the Art Academy in Breda, the Netherlands. Since 1993 he has made several documentary films, including one about funk musician Sly Stone (let me have it all) and one about black pop stars (can’t u hear me singin’) Since 1997 he has also worked as a free lance director for the Dutch TV station VPRO.

    His work became internationally recognized when he was awarded for Best Documentary at the Brooklyn International Film Festival in 2003 and when he won the Dutch ‘Golden Calf’ for his documentary film ‘ASH worldwide suicide’ (2002).

    Credits

    director: Walter Stokman
    camera: Jacko van ‘t Hof
    research: Wendy Santos
    geluidsnabewerking: Jeroen Goeijers
    productie: Jorinde Sorée
    In coproductie met NCRV.
    Category
    2007