ROEL REINE was born in The Netherlands, and with his first theatrical feature 'The Delivery' he won The Golden Calf (aka the Dutch Oscar) for Best Director.
In 2005 Roel Reine moved to Los Angeles and has directed now an impressive slate of 20 feature films for studios like Universal, 20th Century Fox, Sony and Lionsgate, as well with independent international producers. Roel is also the Director of Photography on all his movies.
Roel Reine is known by fans, critics and Hollywood studios as one of the best modern action directors around today. Some of his latest movies include, ‘Hard Target 2’ with Scott Adins, ’The Man with the Iron Fists 2’, (with RZA), 'Dead in Tombstone’ (with Mickey Rourke for Universal a VOD hit), and two very popular 'Death Race’ prequels, with Sean Bean and Ving Rhames.
His 2015 movie ‘Admiral’, a.k.a. ‘Michiel de Ruyter', an epic historical Dutch language movie, had a very successful theatrical release world wide. In 2015 it was the only Dutch movie in the box office top ten in The Netherlands. In 2016 Roel Reine started directing prime time television series such as ‘Black Sails’ and ‘Blood Drive’.
In our Official Selection:
. Boudewijn directed by Vincent Fitz-Jim ***** PREMIERE
Boudewijn, a 55-year-old man, is about to meet Robin. Robin is 25, that’s all Boudewijn knows of him. The excitement of not knowing what’s coming turns him on. But nothing is what is seems.
. Alchemy On The Amstel (II) directed by Janja Rakuš ***** PREMIERE
Cinematic travelogue through the Underworld dreamed by the river Amstel. Water as a liquid mirror, visual oracle that reflects Parallel Universe of the Amsterdam city. Narration dictated by the ever-changing and re-shaping flow of the river. There is a river inside Amstel river.