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Martin Koolhoven

Born in The Hague, The Netherlands. Son of a prison guard. Attended several film schools in Sittard (The Netherlands), Brussels (Belgium) and the Dutch Film And Television Academy (The Netherlands). Graduated with the short movie De Orde Der Dingen (1996). Koolhoven has a relationship with Dutch writer/director 'Tallulah Schwab' since 1993. ... See full bio »

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Known For

Brimstone
Brimstone Director
(2016)
Oorlogswinter
Oorlogswinter Director
(2008)
AmnesiA
AmnesiA Director
(2001)
Suzy Q
Suzy Q Director
(1999)

Filmography

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 2016 Brimstone
 2008 Oorlogswinter
 2007 Koefnoen (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode dated 15 September 2007 (2007) ... (Bergman & Western bits)
 2005 Knetter
 2004 South
 2001 De grot
 2001 AmnesiA
 1999 Suzy Q (TV Movie)
 1997 Duister licht (TV Movie)
 1997 Vet Heftig - de video (Video)
 1996 De Orde Der Dingen (Short)
 1995 KOEKOEK! (Short)
 1993 Chess (Short)
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Height:

5' 11¼" (1.81 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on David Lean's Brief Encounter] The best romantic film there is. There's nothing more beautiful then impossible love. See more »

Trivia:

All his films have won awards at the Dutch Film Festival. His films also won at several festivals abroad in such countries as France, England, Egypt, Japan and Spain. See more »

Trademark:

Often has stylistic references to spaghetti westerns (and other Italian genre movies).. See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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