Frank Hoeve 
Da Costakade 176-H | 1053 XE Amsterdam | +31 203032670
Company Website

With Amsterdam-based BALDR Film (est.2011), producer Frank Hoeve focuses on developing and (co-)producing international director-driven films with a distinctive personal signature. Not risk-averse, he keeps urgent content and artistry at the core of his work.

Their credits include Those Who Feel the Fire Burning by Morgan Knibbe (IDFA, Dutch Academy Award), Mitra by Kaweh Modiri (IFFR), In the Land of Brothers by Alireza Ghasemi and Raha Amirfazli (Sundance, Winner Directors Award), Soundtrack to a Coup d’Etat by Johan Grimonprez (Sundance, Winner Special Jury Award) and All we Imagine as Light by Payal Kapadia (Cannes, Official Competition).


Joe Speedboat

Director: Sam de Jong. Screenwriters: Jan Eilander and Daniel Samkalden. Country: NL/BE. Co-producers: CZAR. Film Status: Production. Release: 2025. Sort: Feature. Duration: 100 min. Genre: Drama. Distribution: September Film.

After his accident, Fransje seems doomed to spend the rest of his life in stagnation and apathy, until Joe Speedboat, the new kid in town, offers him unexpected horizons. Is Fransje able to realize his passionate dreams, or is he just another “project” of the yearning for adventure Joe?

The Garden of Earthly Delights

Director: Morgan Knibbe. Screenwriters: Morgan Knibbe & Roelof Jan Minneboo. Country: NL/PH/BE. Co-producers: Cinematografica Films, CZAR Film&TV. Status: Post-Production. Release: 2024. Sort: Feature. Duration: 100 min. Genre: Drama. Benelux Distribution: September Film.

In the stormy slums of an Asian metropolis, the eleven-year-old meth-addicted Ginto rejects his prostitute-sister’s motherly care and wants to become a gangster rather than a scavenger. Meanwhile, he struggles with his blossoming sexuality when he falls in love with a boy from his gang and he meets Dutch sex tourist Michael, who is torn apart by his own dark desires.