2021 The Hague Festival

27th of August at the Louwman Museum


‘Cars & Movies’

The Hague Film Festival is open for submissions

The Hague Film Festival invites all film and video makers to submit
their work for the 4th edition of our event. We’re looking for both upcoming talents as established makers to send in their work in one of
our eight categories ranging from feature film to music video and from
documentary to vlog. With its wide variety of categories, the festival
aims to showcase the broad spectrum of film and video creation today.
There are two new categories added to this year’s edition: one
‘International’ is for all the entries that are submitted by
international filmmaker and the second one ‘Pandemic Chronicles’ are all
the films/videos/docu’/animation etc.  portraying the pandemic, we are
currently enduring.

THe award show

27th of august

The evening

This year the festival will take place at Louwman Museum in which we will combine our love of movies & cars.  Creating an immersive festival program revolving around this year’s theme ‘Cars & Movies’. 

Prior to the festival, all nominated films will be screened at HYF for six weeks.

To reserve your invitation, send an email to

NOTE: Entrance is by invitation only and guests can only enter with a negative PCR test or a green passport (Vaccination passport).

The event

Finalists & winners


8:46 Of Your Time
Three Faces

Music video

Als Je Maar Danst - Mantje Karso Ft. ibu Hariëtte
Sugar Rush


Melissa Eid
Farbod Moghaddam
Gina van Meerendonk


We'll have time for that later
Lunga Vita alla Panda
The Swimming Pool

Foreign film

Old Born
An Ordinary Day

Feature film

Ali's Nature
De Club van Vijf

PANDEMIC Chronicles

Close to mi Casa
Corona Lockdown Wildernis
Dear Chaemin


El Detenido

People's choice Award

Cleaning Shipwrecks
Oma Jenny's verjaardag
Nordin Besling

Best Director

Stay - Wouter Koomen
8:46 of your time - Tyrone Rickey-Lee
De club van vijf - Mark Weistra

Best Actor

Stay: Yassine el Ouardi
De Bende van vijf : Sem van Butselaar
Go! Capitaine: Tom Boudet als Max

Best Actress

Despierta - Emma Fuhrmann Vidal
Hopsa Heisasa - Gwen Alber
De club van vijf - Holly Zonne van Zoggel

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