Kaap Holland Film

Maarten Swart
Raamplein 1 | 1016 XK Amsterdam
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Kaap Holland Film is a Dutch film production company, managed by producer Maarten Swart, that consists of a team of passionate professionals that strive to bring high quality projects to a wide audience. Kaap Holland Film has a solid track record for crossover films with international appeal and projects that were amongst the highest grossing in The Netherlands. The slate for the next years includes (co-)productions A Shining Flaw, The Book of Everything, Hannahs Paradise and Sea of Time.


CURRENT PROJECTS

A Shining Flaw
Director: Erwin Olaf. Screenwriter: Arthur Japin. Cast: tba. Country: NL. Co-producer: Eyeworks Belgium, a.o. Status: financing. Release: 2020. Sort: feature-length film. Duration: 110 min. Genre: epic drama, romance. Financers: Netherlands Film Fund, AVROTROS, CoBO Fund, a.o. Distribution/Sales: Paradiso (Benelux).

In Amsterdam, Lucia (30 yrs), a renowned veiled courtesan, recognizes Casanova, her greatest and first love she met in Italy when she was 14. Leaving for Venice to become a diplomat, Casanova promises to marry her the following spring. Tragically, smallpox leaves her face deformed, and Lucia flees away because she doesn’t want to ruin his career. Sixteen years later, Lucia realizes that it is her ‘betrayal’ that is keeping him from truly loving anyone again. Without revealing her true identity, they become lovers once again. But Lucia’s troubled life has given her a deeper understanding of love than Casanova ever will.

Sea of Time
Director: Theu Boermans. Screenwriter: Marieke van der Pol. Cast: tba. Country: NL. Co-producer: tba. Status: in development. Release: 2021. Sort: feature-length film. Duration: 110 min. Genre: epic love drama. Financiers: Netherlands Film Fund, KRONCRV, a.o. Distribution/Sales: tba.

Two young people, living in the seventies, are full of ideas and dreams. They are madly in love with each other, but a disastrous accident during a sailing trip over the ocean, drifts them apart. Thirty years later, they meet again and there is still love, but also other strong emotions to cope. Does she dare to entrust him a big secret from the past? Has their love a second chance?