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AMSTERDAM AND RSA CALLING FOR JORIS DEBEIJ.
31 October 2019

US-based Dutch filmmaker Joris Debeij is back on home soil courtesy of RSA Films Amsterdam.

Originally a tape runner and junior producer on Dutch television, Debeij has since become a prolific documentary maker and commercials director who strives to include as many "unconventional angles and unexpected turns" in his work as possible.

"Connecting with people has always been a central part of my films", says Debeij. "Building bridges, perspective... these are the things I love to explore while making films."


So far Debeij's curiosity has taken him from a homicide detective's beat in South Los Angeles to bull rodeos in Wyoming, and there are still many more stories the Dutchman wishes to unearth - whether it's through documentary or advertising.


We look for directors that are capable of longer form content to fill the entertainment sphere, and Joris has this in spades.

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Such versatility leads European Managing Director Ross Plummer to say: "At RSA Films Amsterdam and the wider Ridley Scott Creative Group, we look for directors that are capable of longer form content to fill the entertainment sphere, and Joris has this in spades. He'll do very well within the group... for agencies, brands, and beyond."


You can see more of Joris Debeij's work at his RSA page. For more information, speak to Ross Plummer on +31 6 2134 9488 or email him via ross@ridleyscott.com.

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