Director: Koen Feitsma Country of origin: The Netherlands Runtime: 12m Genre: Drama Screening: 02.03.19 Block I: BENELUX SHORTS Time: 3.30-5PM
HARD tells the story of Jason Weird, a young, attractive and up-and-coming DJ on the Dutch house scene. When offered the chance for international fame and fortune, Jason pushes himself and his music to the limit, with devastating consequences. Based on a true story.
Koen Feitsma is a film director, born and raised in Amsterdam. He began in the entertainment business at an early age by organizing dance and house parties at well-known clubs throughout the city. Koen then became a film- & video editor stationed at The Media Park, in the heart of the Dutch TV industry. He later took a course in directing at the Amsterdam Film School, and HARD is his graduation film based on his own story.