Experienced production company with > 30 films shot on five continents. We are content-driven and make films and TV anywhere between €16k to €16m; from cross-over action thrillers to sharp-edged documentaries.
Staccato Films (1989) has > 20 feature length fiction films and 10 cinema documentaries to its credit, premiering at festivals like Cannes, Berlin, Venice, IDFA, Sundance and Rotterdam. Belgian-Dutch THE DEVIL’S DOUBLE (budget €16m) with James Bond-director Lee Tamahori, was distributed worldwide by Lionsgate, Icon and Netflix.
Other features include MOONLIGHT (winner Hollywood Film Festival), SUZY Q (debut Carice van Houten, Michiel Huisman), THE EMPEROR’S WIFE and co-productions BUENOS AIRES VICE VERSA (Un Certain Regard), PAULINE & PAULETTE (Oscar-contender, audience award Cannes) and SWEET JAM (Venice). Production services in The Netherlands were provided for Disney and many others. Staccato also produced countless commercials, shorts and a record album.
Most films were financed with the support of the Netherlands Film Fund and public broadcasters, as co-productions with a number of countries. Shooting took place in Europa, North America, South America, Middle East and India. We cherish a special relationship with Suriname.