Nominations & Awards

The Impact DOCS Award, Winner Award of Excellence. 2023 January

IndieFest Film Awards, Winner Award of Excellence. 2023

Silbersalz, Nomination Homeland Earth Award. June 2022

Best Feature Documentary award 2021 of the International Biennial Dona I Cinema in Valencia, Spain | 2021 February


Winner Best Documentary at Film By the Sea | October 2020

Winner Dutch Directors Guild Award Interactiv | July 2020

Winner Best Director- long documentary – Toronto Couch Festival | 2020 | July

Nomination for Dutch Directors Guild Award | 2020 March

CPHDOX Copenhagen, official selection 2019


NFF Gouden Kalf, nominated best documentary 2019, Selection best interactive VR and part of Forum of Directors 2019


Inscience FilmFestival, Nomination student award best documentary. Winner VakJury award Best Documentary 2019


ParisScience Filmfestival, grand écran nomination 2019


Doc Leipzig: In MY absence VR official selection 2018


Official selection Forum IDFA 2016


Official selection Forum Thessaloniki 2013


Buurtalliantie, Award nominatie 2013


ance Audience Award 2012Nominated for Dance Audience Award 2012
The Dutch National Canta Ballet


The Emmy Award Nominated for an Emmy award 2008:
couscous & cola #2: Africa


Rose d'OrNominated for the Golden Rose Competition 2005 in the category Social Awareness Award
couscous & cola #1: USA


Zilveren ZebraZilveren Zebra, Dutch Media Award 2005 for
couscous & cola #1: USA


14 + 1 staties’14 stations, ecce homo’ was nominated best film at the Festival Trento, Italy 2001

gouden kalfDutch academy award ’Gouden kalf’ best actress, Dutch Film Festival 1997.


Broos’Broos’ (directed by Mijke de Jong) was nominated best film at the Festival Locarno, Italy of 1997. Maartje was both co-writer and actress

Maartjes kettingSeveral prizes and nominations for her work in the theatre, both as performer and theatre-maker.