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Erik Glijnis

Erik Glijnis




Decision Maker 2019
Decision Maker 2018


Erik graduated as bachelor of economics in Haarlem before studying for producer at the Netherlands Film Academy in Amsterdam. During the academy Erik worked extensively with directors Viktor van der Valk and Guido Hendrikx, he graduated with both directors as producer of the films Onno the Oblivious and Among us.

Erik loves to work on projects that are unique in storytelling and cinematography; films he produced so far have been classified as experimental and groundbreaking but also reached a wide audience.

Recently Erik finished the feature film MY GIRAFFE (Barbara Bredero) and documentary STRANGER IN PARADISE from director Guido Hendrikx, this film opened IDFA ’16 and is currently nominated for an European Film Award - best documetnary. At this moment he’s finishing feature film NOCTURNE from director Viktor van der Valk. Since 2016 he’s working as producer at the renowned production company Lemming Film (Amsterdam, Netherlands).

company profile

Established in 1995, Lemming Film is one of the leading film and television production companies in the Netherlands. It has a proven track record in delivering quality film and television productions and is specialized in fiction for children, families and teens as well as international arthouse productions.