Het Roer Om (2021)
In the book ‘Het Roer Om’ by Hugo Verkley, 10 different people tell their story of a successful drastic career switch they made. Aside from providing the portraiture in the printed book, Mark produced this short documentary on one of the subjects, Marijke Lieman, who after a long career in education decided to become a forester.
The book is available at Vesper Publishing
When Music Speaks (2018)
‘When Music Speaks’ is a short documentary about Wim Wijsman, Mark’s father, and his love for music.
Premiere: 5 Oktober 2019, Lab 111 Amsterdam
Second screening: 16 November 2019, Filmhuis Den Haag
Awards and Selections
Winnaar ‘Best Director’, NVIFF Amsterdam (2019)
Finalist, The Hague Global Cinema Festival (2019)
Official Selection, Amsterdam Lift-Off Festival (2019)
Special Mention, London X4 Seasonal Short Film Festival (2019)