Born and raised in the South of Limburg, Gijs moved to Amsterdam in 1992 to study theatre, film and television at the University of Amsterdam (UvA). During this time he began collaborating with co-students on theatre and video productions. In 1998 he began working as a script-continuity / assistant director. In 2001 Gijs founded his own one-person... See full bio »

Not-So-Scary Movies For Scaredy Cats

Looking for a slightly scary movie to watch this Halloween? Check out our picks for movies that (hopefully) won't keep you up at night.

See the full list

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Gijs van der Lelij's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Boks Art Department
(2006)
(2017)
The Admiral Art Department
(2015)
Baantjer Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2003-2006)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (7 credits)
 2009 Maite was hier (TV Short) (first assistant director)
 2008 Sterke verhalen uit zoutvloed (TV Series) (assistant director - 4 episodes)
- Mike's vader slaapt (2008) ... (assistant director)
- Femke en de griffioen (2008) ... (assistant director)
- De zwetser (2008) ... (assistant director)
- De foto's van Sjoerd (2008) ... (assistant director)
 2008 Moes (TV Mini-Series) (assistant director - 2008)
 2007 The Prince and the Girl (TV Mini-Series) (assistant director - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2007) ... (assistant director)
- Episode #1.1 (2007) ... (assistant director)
  Baantjer (TV Series) (assistant director - 20 episodes, 2003 - 2006) (first assistant director - 1 episode, 2003)
- De Cock en de afrekening - Deel 2 (2006) ... (assistant director)
- De Cock en de afrekening - Deel 1 (2006) ... (assistant director)
- De Cock en de moord op de missionaris (2005) ... (assistant director)
- De Cock en de man die weg wilde (2005) ... (assistant director)
- De Cock en de moord op de middenstip - Deel 2 (2005) ... (assistant director)
 2005-2006 Keyzer & de Boer advocaten (TV Series) (assistant director - 13 episodes)
- Kampers (2006) ... (assistant director)
- In de naam van de vader (2006) ... (assistant director)
- Kerst (2005) ... (assistant director)
- Geuren en kleuren (2005) ... (assistant director)
- Wrongful Birth (2005) ... (assistant director)
 2005 Gooische vrouwen (TV Series) (assistant director - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2005) ... (assistant director)
- Episode #1.1 (2005) ... (assistant director)
Show Show Art department (23 credits)
Show Show Director (1 credit)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
Show Show Script and Continuity Department (1 credit)
Edit

Personal Details

Official Sites:

Official Site
Edit

Did You Know?

Star Sign:

Aries

Contribute to This Page

We've Got Your Streaming Picks Covered

Looking for some great streaming picks? Check out some of the IMDb editors' favorites movies and shows to round out your Watchlist.

Visit our What to Watch page



Recently Viewed