Training has started!

January 13, 2017 January 13, 2017

Funding is secured, training has commenced 🙂

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Otto Lilienthal and The Flying Dog

March 20, 2016 March 20, 2016

The movie will open with a short history of the art of flight.

Otto Lilienthal, the first man to fly, must be part of that ofcourse. Especially for this I made the first moving images of Otto lilienthal, and the internet loved it:

German media jumped on it like Der Spiegel and this newspaper:

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..and that’s only a part of the opening of the beginning.. 😉

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August 28, 2015 July 1, 2016

Today, after a 4 year struggle, the news finally came: The Dutch Film Fund will support our movie! A lot still has to happen before we can actually start shooting, but this is the biggest step forward since the idea’s conception. Thanks to the persistance of my producer..!

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Testing a Steadicam

August 3, 2015 August 3, 2015

Its not easy to film a dog running through the fields. That is why ‘steadicams’ were invented. A steadicam allows the cameraman to run, while his camera stays stable. But these are very big and heavy and expensive instruments… To film Chayka properly I need something small and light, but still able to perform like […]

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Introducing Chayka

February 25, 2015 February 25, 2015

I proudly present to you; Chayka, the aspiring Flying Dog! Wat he thinks of all this, I will let him say in his own words..: (click the CC button for english subtitles)

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A new dog has been found!

February 12, 2015 February 12, 2015

His name is Chayka. That’s Russian for ‘seagull’. He came from the streets of Bosnia and was brought to the Netherlands by a shelter-organisation. He’s been with me for a few months now, and he’s super sweet, loyal and learns very fast. And he’s handsome! I believe he will play a fabulous part in the […]

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The Flying Dog in Hollywood!

January 7, 2014 January 7, 2014

Happy New Year! Last year, I’ve worked to attach a professional movie-dog-trainer to the Flying Dog. I found Omar von Muller, who is undoubtedly the very best in the business. And I went to Hollywood to meet him! And I went to Germany to meet Rudy Blazer, who is writing a song for the Flying Dog..! Also some […]

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German Trailer!

February 24, 2013 February 24, 2013

The plan for The Flying Dog is being considered by a broadcasting company, a funding agency and different international potential partners, so specially for our German friends I made a German-dubbed version of the trailer!

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Prospect

October 3, 2012 January 7, 2014

Some new impressions on the Flying Dog..:

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Update

September 19, 2012 September 19, 2012

The first 10% has been donated by the first 16 funders! Not bad for week one. But there’s still lots to be done. That’s why I will give you a little glimpse of what’s coming… In august I was in Austria doing research. Checking locations, meeting people, and I took the oppertunity to refrech my […]

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