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Dutch Premiere Descending the Mountain
Dutch Premiere Descending the Mountain
11th of November 2021 Dutch premiere at the InScience Film Festival in Nijmegen, and in several cinema’s in the Netherlands: Cinema’s Netherlands: [...]
Nevejan teacher Documentary @ Royal Academy of the Arts, The Hague, NL
Nevejan teacher Documentary @ Royal Academy of the Arts, The Hague, NL
Nevejan joined the staff @master Non Linear Narrative for september 2021- july 2022 at the KABK, Den Haag. Teaching documentary.  
Website online: https://descendingthemountain.org
Website online: https://descendingthemountain.org
Our website for the new movie is online since today…. June 18th 2021 Descending the Mountain https://descendingthemountain.org
Midnight Sun Film Festival, Lapland
Midnight Sun Film Festival, Lapland
June 20th, Lapland, Finland: Screening Are You There? With afterwards a Q&A with space scientist Esa Turunen, who also appears in the film. The [...]
Descending the Mountain
Descending the Mountain
Descending the Mountain A story about mushrooms & meditation What happens when you administer psychedelics to experienced zen monks? A neuroscientist [...]
Film: Ik ben er even niet/  Are you there?
Film: Ik ben er even niet/ Are you there?
We started shooting of the film in January 2018. It is an essay about the influence of absence epilepsy on imagination, science and art that emerges from [...]
If you are not there, where are you?
If you are not there, where are you?
If you are not there where are you? (part 1) An art and  multi media project about mapping the experience of absences and hallucinations in child- [...]
Warp & Woof – Storytelling through carpets
Warp & Woof – Storytelling through carpets
Warp & Woof @ Pakhuis de Zwijger. Please check the websites below , filled with mini movies and the (recorded) live streaming of the evening @ Pakhuis [...]
Harry, Tiny & Sonja
Harry, Tiny & Sonja
Een documentaire over de overgang van de verzorgingsmaatschappij naar de participatiesamenleving. Harry, Tiny en Sonja moeten na dertig jaar de instelling  [...]
Wij zitten vast
Wij zitten vast
De 8-delige BNN-serie Wij Zitten Vast laat zien waar je als jongere, na het plegen van een ernstig delict, terecht komt. Minderjarig, veroordeeld voor een [...]
The car that moves you
The car that moves you
An International family film (70 min) about a ballet between 53 little red cars for the disabled and 70 dancers from the Dutch National Ballet. Pitched at [...]
#shut up I’m reading
#shut up I’m reading
Nevejan wrote the script and coached Melissa Optie to make a mini movie for the Blikopeners in the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam. It was part of the [...]
Magic Carpet
Magic Carpet
Een kunstproject tussen Iran en Nederland. In 2013 creëerde Nevejan samen met Rogerio Lira en Alwine van Heemstra een ArtLab met 10 meiden van rond de 20, [...]
Je zal het maar zijn
Je zal het maar zijn
Regie van 3 afleveringen Je Zal Het Maar Zijn – In een nieuw seizoen volgt Sophie Hilbrand jonge mensen met een bijzonder verhaal. Lekker een [...]
Bloemtjes gordijn
Bloemtjes gordijn
Een kunstproject opgezet door Cultuur en Ondernemen. Nevejan maakte een soort Kunstlab met psychiatrische bewoners en het textielmuseum in Tilburg. [...]
Het Nationale Canta Ballet
Het Nationale Canta Ballet
TV series of 5 episodes, written and directed by Nevejan,  and a multimedia project with dance. The Dutch National Ballet stepped into Nevejans dream of [...]
De inboorling
De inboorling
De inboorling Short movie about a novel for the online library for teenagers Leesmij. Boek “De inboorling” van Stevo Akkerman. Produced by [...]
De prik en het meisje
De prik en het meisje
‘Once upon a vaccination’ (De prik en het meisje) is a personal film, about a mothers doubt to vaccinate, or not to vaccinate, her 12 year old [...]
Theo van Gogh? The man is dead
Theo van Gogh? The man is dead
Feature documentary about the filmmaker Theo van Gogh who was killed in 2005. Theo van Gogh has a converastion with himself. 50 minutes. Produced by [...]
The ThirdEye- Shanghai
The ThirdEye- Shanghai
A multimedia project connecting teenagers and young architects of Rotterdam, NL and Shanghai, China through minimovies and skypesessions. In order to make [...]
The Other Sudan
The Other Sudan
The Other Sudan is a video installation by Maartje Nevejan & Alwine van Heemstra for the National Museum of antiquities in Leiden. Is was part of The [...]
Sofie and Sara. Norway- Iran
Sofie and Sara. Norway- Iran
11 minutes mini-movie created for IDFA 2009.  About the on line meeting between a girl from Norway with a girl from Iran. They talk about female sexuality [...]
Couscous Global
Couscous Global
Couscous Global is a worldwide community website for young people from all over the world. It offers a platform where you can discuss and exchange your [...]
Couscous & cola Africa
Couscous & cola Africa
Nevejan was filming ‘couscous & cola #2’ in Africa. The kids went to Morocco and Ghana to look for there roots and discovered they are more [...]
Couscous on Al Jazeera
Couscous on Al Jazeera
The tv-series Couscous&Cola (7 episodes) was broadcasted worldwide In 2007 on Al Jazeera. The first Dutch series ever on Al jazeera. Nevejan edited the [...]
Virtual Fatherlands
Virtual Fatherlands
A documentary about the Virtual Fatherland of Armenia.  The film is an investigation into reality and the myth behind countries that come into being in [...]
Couscous & cola USA
Couscous & cola USA
A TV series of 17 episodes within three years. A provocative, lively and fun tv docu-soap series about 9 immigrantteenagers, their school, family, [...]
Fiction Value
Fiction Value
Nevejan was the director of of a 2 days-festival “Fiction Value” in Amsterdam West, with teenagers of several ethnic and cultural backgrounds. [...]
Esperansa Divina
Esperansa Divina
Esperansa Divina A videosketch about a young transsexual refuge, once called a crossgender-road movie. We follow the life of Esperansa Divina, who came to [...]
Just the way it is supposed to be
Just the way it is supposed to be
Just the way it’s supposed to be A film about Rochelle Griffin’s work through the Vuurvlinder foundation. This foundation supports people who [...]
Come into the void with me
Come into the void with me
Come into the void with me A film about suffering, loss and beauty (30 minutes)KRO/BRT “The Stations of the Cross are a magnificent armature on which [...]
Station to Station
Station to Station
  Station to Station Maartje Nevejan directed the 4 hours live performance Station to Station, in the Amsterdam red light district, on Good Friday [...]
’14 + 1 Staties, ecce homo’
’14 + 1 Staties, ecce homo’
This 15 episode television series is part of a cross-media concept. A contemporary reflection on the theme of suffering, based upon the 14 stations that [...]
Broos
Broos
Broos is een film geregisseerd door Mijke de Jong naar aanleiding van een theater voorstelling van de Akteurs. Nevejan was initiator van de voorstelling en [...]
Theater overview
Theater overview
Nevejan was trained in the theatre in New York at the Stella Adler Conservatory, in Rome by Peter Brook Company and in the Netherlands Toneelschool [...]