Documentary director Ton van Zantvoort has won over 50 awards for best director, best cinematographer and best editor. His films have been theatrically released in several countries, screened at numerous prestigious A- film festivals and have been broadcast all over the world (VPRO, EO, KRO-NCRV, AVROTROS, ARTE/ZDF, Al Jazeera)
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Old independent showreel 2015
Below some of the award winning documentaries directed by Ton van Zantvoort
a WORLD to SHAPE
How do two passionate designers Nienke Hoogvliet and Dave Hakkens use design to tackle the world’s biggest problems?
a TRAVELER’S GUIDE
A visual documentary of 63 minutes that shows, in fragmented observations, the gaze of a filmmaker who travels the world.
Award winning documentary of 81 minutes about a traditional shepherd that is forced to innovate in a neoliberal world that conflicts with his idealistic views.
a BLOOMING BUSINESS
It's time to wake up and smell the imported roses. Flower farms have enslaved locals, poisoned the land and water.
THE BENNO TAPES
THE BENNO TAPES is a 54 minutes controversial documentary about the Dutch convicted pedo sexual Benno L, who tries to reintegrate into society.
GRITO de PIEDRA
The life of a mine worker in the fascinating hardships of the silver mine Cerro Rico in Potosí, Bolivia and his son who works in the same mine as a tourist guide.