Biography

 

Janet van den Brand (1989) and Timothy Wennekes (1987) are a Brussels based Dutch director’s duo. They started working together in film school. As a director/D.O.P. couple, a real life couple, and later on as a director’s couple. In 2012 they directed the short fictions Rosa, Anna’s lil’ sis and The Name of the Father, and in 2015 Dog days and Prodrome. The short films got selected for multiple international film festivals. In 2018 Van den Brand and Wennekes released their first documentary feature Ceres, that premiered at the Berlinale Generation and among others got selected for Visions du Réel and HotDocs.


Their future documentary Ten-ten, Cai-cai is currently in development and the coming-of-age documentary What Makes Us Boys is in production.


Contact Janet & Timothy at nyx.stories@gmail.com