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People Just Do Nothing just keeps getting better

People Just Do Nothing just keeps getting better

Everyone has somebody in their lives (willingly or otherwise) who always goes just that little bit too far with a joke. The one who can’t quite gauge that crucial line between positively contributing to the comedy of a wisecrack and single-handedly milking it...

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Director Profile – Daniël Bakker

Director Profile – Daniël Bakker

With his 22nd birthday just passed (and wilfully not celebrated), Daniël Bakker is the youngest in our director’s roster – but you would never have guessed. Despite his graduation film being premiered by Nowness and his recent admission to the prestigious...

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The Handmaid's Tale: finally – a film adaptation of a literary classic that doesn't piss everyone off

The Handmaid's Tale: finally – a film adaptation of a literary classic that doesn't piss everyone off

Sunday 30th July was a sad sad day. Not only did my boyfriend and I receive the news that we were no longer permitted to wear shoes in our flat because it was pissing off our neighbour (no, not even slippers), but it was also the day that the final episode of...

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Director Profile – Thomas Nuijten

Director Profile – Thomas Nuijten

Thomas Nuijten’s curiosity about the way people lead their lives is what sparked off his interest in becoming a filmmaker. His passion for art history is vivid throughout his work, which often features a combination of suggestive narratives and aesthetic...

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Location Scouting with Mr.Frank

Location Scouting with Mr.Frank

Mr.Frank is always seeking out new locations to shoot and explore. Starting with our base camp, Amsterdam. You might think you know this city, but do you see anywhere that you recognise?...

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Director Profile – Ralf Demesmaeker

Director Profile – Ralf Demesmaeker

The most recent addition to our director's roster, Ralf Demesmaker is known for his high-concept short films and commercials, blending stylised realities with vividly surrealist elements. Based in Brussels, Ralf stopped by Mr.Frank HQ for a chat about life,...

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Kriterion - Photo Journal

Kriterion - Photo Journal

      Founded in 1945, the Kriterion cinema is known for being run entirely by students – allowing them to fund their studies while curating and exhibiting a wealth of arthouse films. The student collective manages all operations...

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Director Profile – Casper Balslev

Director Profile – Casper Balslev

Mr.Frank director Casper Balslev is best known for his high-profile music videos, working with major artists such as alt-J and Marina & The Diamonds. But he came from much humbler beginnings, originally working as a documentary photographer. Inspired by...

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