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Emmy Oost

Emmy Oost

Belgium

Production

biography

Emmy Oost produces films and crossmedia projects that combine innovative vision and social or political engagement, with a strong focus on impact&outreach. Oost won the Flanders Cultural Prize for Film 2016 for a slate of migration films and her work on interactive documentaries. In 2009, she produced Double Take by Johan Grimonprez, selected for the BERLINALE and SUNDANCE and winner of a BLACK PEARL AWARD in Abu Dhabi and the Grand Prize of the New Media FF in L.A. In 2016 she released a slate of 3 migration films that premiered at IFFR and HotDocs and were pitched at the Good Pitch. She also was a coproducer on Shadow World by Grimonprez, that received Best Documentary in Edinburg. Emmy Oost studied Germanic Literature and Linguistics. She is part of the Britdoc Impact Producers, EAVE, Eurodoc, ACE & Power to the Pixel Producers Networks and teaches ‘Production studies’ at LUCA, school of arts.

company profile

Cassette for timescapes produces films and crossmedia projects that combine innovative vision and social or political engagement, with a strong focus on impact & outreach. Producer Emmy Oost received the Flanders Cultural Prize for Film 2015 for a slate of migration films and her work on interactive documentaries.

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Films produced, amongst others...:
Barber Shop by Luc Vrydaghs (documentary series, 6x26’, 2017)
Sold by First Hand Films. Broadcast on VRT, ZDF/arte, UR, Al Jazeera
Inside the distance by Elias Grootaers (documentary, 101’, 2017)
IFFR – Bright Future Competition
The Invisible City [Kakuma] by Lieven Corthouts (doc, 74’, 2016)
More than 100 impact screenings worldwide with the support of the Bertha Britdoc Connect Fund.
Problemski Hotel (fiction, 110’, 2015) by Manu Riche
IFFR world premiere, grand prix Roche sur Yon, Cinequest FF, …
No man is an island by Tim De Keersmaecker (doc, 70’, 2015)
HotDocs main competition, One World opening film, …
Double Take by Johan Grimonprez (doc, 89’, 2009)
Berlinale, Sundance, Black pearl Award in Abu Dhabi

Coproductions, amongst others:
Shadow World by Johan Grimonprez (2016, documentary; 90’)
Best Documentary at the Edinburg & Seminci Spain. Selected for Tribeca FF, IDFA.
Waiting for Giraffes by Marco de Stefanis (2016, documentary, 85’)
IDFA, Docville, …