Johan Nijenhuis & Co | JOCO Media

Johan Nijenhuis & Ingmar Menning
Karperweg 45 | 1075 LB Amsterdam
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Johan Nijenhuis & Co and JOCO Media are film and television production companies, specialized in (romantic) comedies and family content. We focus on subjects that a wide audience can identify with, and subjects which have a high entertainment value. We produce mainstream box-office hits such as Loving Ibiza, Tuscan Wedding, Skirt Day and Boys will be boys. We are always developing new screenplays and offer continuity to our filmmakers. Other projects include the feature films Body Language and Bennie Brat and the TV series Trollie and The Lion’s Den.


Lucky in Love
Director: Johan Nijenhuis. Screenwriter: Jacqueline Epskamp. Cast: Plien van Bennekom, Matteo van der Grijn, Carly Wijs, Henry van Loon, Beppie Melissen. Country: NL. Co-producer: n/a. Status: release. Release: 30 November 2017. Sort: feature-length film. Duration: 106 min. Genre: romantic comedy. Distribution/Sales: Johan Nijenhuis & Co.

Since twenty years, Lena (Plien van Bennekom) writes all of Valerie’s (Carly Wijs) lovesongs. But due to a lack of romance, Lena hasn’t been able to produce any new material for Valerie. So Valerie decides to intervene and bring back some long lost love in Lena’s life.

Men from Mars
Director: Hans Somers. Screenwriter: Dutch adaptation by Hans Somers from ‘Klassefesten’ by Lars Mering & Claudia Boderke. Cast: Huub Smit, Daniël Boissevain, Martijn Fischer. Country: NL. Co-producer: n/a. Status: release. Release: 8 March 2018. Sort: feature-length film. Duration: 90 min. Genre: comedy. Distribution/ Sales: Johan Nijenhuis & Co.

Three schoolfriends return to Marsman College for a highschool reunion. Their lives have changed drastically since they were 18, and a divorce, going bald and losing eye-sight have deeply affected their manlyhood. How will they cope? Will getting a beer and drinking through your hangover still work when you’ve passed 40?