Born 1994 Sittard Limburg, The Netherlands
Lives and works in Gent

Tel ; +32485968225

Email ; guusje_america@live.nl

 

Education

2016- 2019 : Master in Film, documentary and experimental cinema| KASK | Gent | Belgium

2012-2016: Bachelor Fine Art | HKU| Utrecht | The Netherlands

 

Internships

2018 : Video assistance Apichatpong Weersathakul, Sleepcinemahotel. Selector of found footage within
EYE Amsterdam, Beeld & Geluid Hilversum | In guidance of Edwin Carels ( Programmeur IFFR ) | NL
https://www.sleepcinemahotel.com

2017 : Leitmotiv, Hans de Buyse | production writer / video editor | Gent | BE

2016 : Susan Koenen | researcher| Amsterdam | NL

2016 :  Mea Dols de Jong | researcher, image collector for application | Amsterdam | NL

2015: Schip of Fools | Mitchel Breed | Glitch Project Space | Building installation project | Dokzaal | Amsterdam | NL

2015 : STRP Bienalle | Goof Kloosterman | Building installation project | Eindhoven | NL

 

Screenings

2019 : IFFR | Video Home System | Say No more | Rotterdam | NL

2018 : Pluk de Liefde | Liefjes | Utrecht | NL

2017 : CineSud Filmfestival | Meisjes | Sittard | NL

2016 : Get a Room, Fucking in Love |   Liefjes | Eindhoven | NL

2015 : Eastern Europe Filmfestival | studentscreening, Meisjes | Den Haag | NL

 

Groupexpositions

 

2016 : Jan Naaijkensprijs distribution groupshow | Willem II Fabriek in Den Bosch.

2016: Graduation Expo HKU | Utrecht| NL

2016 : Apprentice Master| Kunstpodium-T | Tilburg | NL

2015: Our House Exposition | Koningslaan | Utrecht | NL

2014: Creature called soft machine | IMPAKT Festival | Academiegalerie | Utrecht | NL

2013: Documentations of Istanbul |Utrecht | HKU |IBB | NL

 

Publications

2019 : IFFR Podcast | minuut 16:30 |

http://podcastshow.iffr.com/de-grote-iffr-vpro-podcast-show-4

2016 : Metropolis M | Eindexamencatalogus http://guusjeamerica.com/metropolis-m/

2016: KLIK | Film to capture and preserve | Thesis http://guusjeamerica.com/368-2/

 

Guest lectures

2017 : HKU | About work practice and master studies In documentary film, KASK.

 

Grants

2017: PUG-Prijs  http://www.pugutrecht.nl/eerdere-activiteiten/2017/11/09/verslag-najaarslezing-en-uitreiking-pug-prijs-2017

2015: Excellentie beurs HKU

 

Nominations

2017: PUG-prijs

2017 : Nominations First Selection 3rd edition, Moving Pictures Festival

2017 : NEU NOW

2016: Jan Zumbrink prijs

2016 : Dooyenwaard stipendium Berlin

2016: Jan Naaijkensprijs

2016: Kandidaat participatieproject KFHein Fonds

 

Interview

Cinesud FilmFestival : https://www.cinesud.nl/case-study-meisjes/