Vincent Monnikendam

Appears in: Filmmakers

Vincent MONNIKENDAM (1936, The Hague) worked for the Dutch television (NOS) before he became an independent documentary maker in 1995. A lot of his films concern social themes such as immigration or race issues and have required long and intensive research. Mother Dao the Turtlelike won many awards in 1995.

Beeldvorming (1963, TV-report), de Wissel/de Drempel (1964, TV-series), Samenzijn (1965, TV-doc), Oudjaarsavond (1966, TV), Orde Baru I en II (1967, TV-doc), Openbaar kunstbezit/Panoramiek (1968, TV-series), Studentenhaver (1969, TV-series), Die Dag in Dallas (1970, TV), Thorbecke (1972, doc), Claude Lévi Strauss (doc), Peilstand (1974, TV-series), Multinationals (1975, doc), Paspoort (1976-1977, TV-series), Over het spoor (1978, TV-series), Rayon 69 (1981, TV-series), Lijn 6 (1983, TV-series), De tiende penning (1985, TV-series), Palet reeks (1988-1990, TV-series), Café Willy (1991, TV), De illegalen (1991, TV-series), Moeder Dao, de schildpadgelijkende/Mother Dao the Turtlelike (1995, doc), Zielen van Napels/Souls of Napels (2004, doc)