About Anne

Anne van Campenhout (1989) is a film director based in Amsterdam. She specializes in engaged documentary film. Her works are characterized by urgency in topics and creativeness in style. She is also co-director of the SAM foundation, coaching East-African women to become independent.

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Awards and nominations

2018, Mar Children’s Film Festival Seattle – Best Documentary Short Seattle, USA Chickens for Kimaru
2017, Nov Dutch Scientific Association for Sexology – Seks and Media Price (nominated, top 3) Utrecht, NL My Fucking Problem
2017, Nov Chicago Int. Children’s Film Festival – Best Documentary Short Chicago, USA Chickens for Kimaru
2017, Nov Free Press Unlimited – Best Report Award (nominated, top 3) Amsterdam, NL Chickens for Kimaru
2017, Nov Kenya Film Commission – Kalasha Awards (nominated) Nairobi, Kenya Chickens for Kimaru
2017, Nov Lake Int. PanAfrican Film Festival – Best Documentary (semi finalist) Kisumu, Kenya Dusty Bin Dreams
2015, Oct Cabo Verde Int. Film Festival – Parda Award for Best Competing Film Santa Maria, Cabo Verde Dusty Bin Dreams
2015, Jul Int. Film Festival Women & Film – Drenthe Incentive Award Assen, NL Women with a Movie Camera
2013, Apr Gala of Journalism – Best Journalistic Production, category: video Zwolle, NL The Rainmakers
2011, Dec InShadow Festival – Best Documentary Award Lisbon, Portugal Dedans – bound to dance

Broadcasts

2018, Aug NPO 3, BNNVARA The Netherlands Helaas ben je het niet geworden
2018, May NPO 3, EO-IKON The Netherlands Help! Ik heb een vader
2017, Nov NPO 3, BNNVARA The Netherlands My Fucking Problem
2017, Nov NPO 3, BNNVARA The Netherlands Helaas ben je het niet geworden
2017, Mar NPO 3, BNNVARA The Netherlands My Fucking Problem
2017, Mar RTV Utrecht The Netherlands Mijn flat, mijn thuis
2017, Feb NPO 3, EO-IKON The Netherlands Chickens for Kimaru
2016, Sep RTV Utrecht The Netherlands Mijn flat, mijn thuis
2017, Jan DaAi TV Taiwan Dusty Bin Dreams
2014, Sep NPO 2, EO-IKON The Netherlands Dusty Bin Dreams
2013, May TV5 Monde Worldwide Dedans – bound to dance
2013, Jan HollandDoc24 The Netherlands Dedans – bound to dance
2013, Jan HollandDoc24 The Netherlands Keizer der Saxen
2012, Oct TV5 Monde Worldwide Dedans – bound to dance

Exhibitions and screenings

2018, Oct Porn Film Festival Berlin Berlin, Germany My Fucking Problem
2018, Apr Ambulante Documentary Film Festival Mexico Chickens for Kimaru
2018, Apr Gold Coast Film Festival Gold Coast, Australia Chickens for Kimaru
2018, Apr Hacker Porn Film Festival Rome, Italy My Fucking Problem
2018, Mar Women’s Int. Film & Arts Festival New York, USA My Fucking Problem
2018, Mar Int. Film Festival Women & Film (as pre-films) Assen, NL Women with a Movie Camera
2018, Feb Children’s Film Festival Seattle Seattle, USA Chickens for Kimaru
2018, Jan Fish and Chips Film Festival Turin, Italy My Fucking Problem
2017, Dec EU Human Rights Film Days Several cities in Turkey Chickens for Kimaru
2017, Dec Olympia Int. Film Festival Several cities in Greece Chickens for Kimaru
2017, Nov Imperfectu: Int. Film & Gender Studies Festival Tijuana,
Mexico
My Fucking Problem
2017, Nov Lake Int. PanAfrican Film Festival Kisumu, Kenya Dusty Bin Dreams
2017, Nov UDADA Film Festival Nairobi, Kenya Chickens for Kimaru
2017, Nov UDADA Film Festival Nairobi, Kenya Dusty Bin Dreams
2017, Nov The Golden Elephant Mumbai, India Chickens for Kimaru
2017, Nov Chicago Int. Children’s Festival Chicago, USA Chickens for Kimaru
2017, Nov Take One Action Film Festivals Several cities in UK Chickens for Kimaru
2017, Oct Int. Women’s Film Festival Orlando, USA My Fucking Problem
2017, Oct Docaviv Galilee & Negev Tel Aviv, Israel Chickens for Kimaru
2017, Oct One World Jedensvet Bratislava, Slovakia Chickens for Kimaru
2017, Oct Filem’On Filmfestival for Young Audiences – jury member Brussels, Belgium Chickens for Kimaru
2017, Oct Mumbai Film Festival Mumbai, India Chickens for Kimaru
2017, Sep Dutch Film Festival Utrecht, NL My Fucking Problem
2017, Sep Dutch Film Festival Utrecht, NL Helaas ben je het niet geworden
2017, Aug Mzansi Women’s Film Festival Johannesburg, South Africa My Fucking Problem
2017, Aug Festival de Cine MÁS Managua, Nicaragua Chickens for Kimaru
2017, Apr Toronto Int. Film Festival Toronto, Canada Chickens for Kimaru
2017, Apr Afrika Filmfestival Leuven, Belgium Chickens for Kimaru
2017, Apr Afrika Filmfestival Leuven, Belgium Dusty Bin Dreams
2017, Mar Int. Film Festival Women & Film (as video installation) Assen, NL Women with a Movie Camera
2017, Mar Ketelhuis Amsterdam, NL My Fucking Problem
2017, Mar One World Int. Human Rights Documentary Film Festival Prague, Czech Republic Chickens for Kimaru
2017, Jan Int. Film Festival Rotterdam Rotterdam, NL Chickens for Kimaru
2016, Oct Cinekid Film Festival Amsterdam, NL Chickens for Kimaru
2015, Nov Taiwan Int. Ethnographic Film Festival Taipei, Taiwan Dusty Bin Dreams
2015, Oct Out of Africa Int. Film Festival Nairobi, Kenya Dusty Bin Dreams
2015, Oct EKO Int. Film Festival Lagos, Nigeria Dusty Bin Dreams
2015, Oct Silicon Valley African Film Festival San Francisco, USA Dusty Bin Dreams
2015, Oct Cabo Verde Int. Film Festival Santa Maria, Cabo Verde Dusty Bin Dreams
2015, May Alliance Francaise Nairobi, Kenya Dusty Bin Dreams
2014, Dec De Avond van de Buitenlandjournalistiek Utrecht, NL The Rainmakers
2014, May Helsinki African Film Festival Helsinki, Finland The Rainmakers
2014, May Srem Film Fest Ruma, Serbia The Rainmakers
2014, Apr Festival Art et Politique Poitiers, France Dedans – bound to dance
2014, Feb AfrikPlay Lisbon, Portugal The Rainmakers
2013, Nov Tutti Nello Stresso Piatto Int. Film Festival Trento, Italy The Rainmakers
2013, May CinemAmbiente Environmental Film Festival Turin, Italy The Rainmakers
2013, Apr Gala of Journalism Zwolle, NL The Rainmakers
2013, Feb Pakhuis de Zwijger Amsterdam, NL The Rainmakers
2012, May Addis Filmfestival Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Dedans – bound to dance
2012, May Beeld voor Beeld Amsterdam, NL Dedans – bound to dance
2012, Feb Stefanus Cultuurhuis for six months Utrecht, NL Gewoon Je Huis
2011, Dec InShadow Festival Lisbon, Portugal Dedans – bound to dance
2011, Oct Africa in Motion Edinburgh, UK Dedans – bound to dance
2011, Sep Think Design Play Conference Hilversum, NL Gewoon Je Huis
2011, Mar Go Short Int. Film Festival Nijmegen. NL Dedans – bound to dance
2010, Sep Dutch Film Festival Utrecht, NL Dedans – bound to dance

Education and trainings

2018 IDFAcademy IDFA  
2018 Kids & Docs Workshop IDFA and Cinekid  
2013 IDFAcademy IDFA  
2013 IDFA-Mediafund Workshop IDFA and Mediafund  
2013 Talent Camp Odense Odense Film Workshop, Denmark  
2012 – 2013 Global Citizenship Academy (8 months) NCDO diploma
2012 Masterclass Journalism on Foreign Issues (6 months) Coolpolitics and LokaalMondiaal diploma
2010 – 2011 Master of Arts – Creative Design for Digital Cultures The Open University UK diploma, thesis about film and activism
2007 – 2011 Bachelor of Design – Audiovisual Media Utrecht School of the Arts diploma, graduated with honors
2001 – 2007 VWO Christelijk College Groevenbeek Ermelo diploma, graduated with an average of 8,5
2006 Certificate in Advanced English Cambridge University  diploma

Contact

I am founder of Studio RAEM, a collective of befriended creatives.
We share a workspace and throw awesome parties.

Address

Studio RAEM
Bos en Lommerplantsoen 3a
1055 AA Amsterdam

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mail@annevancampenhout.nl

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