Vincent Monnikendam

Netherlands

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.

Mother Dao, The Turtlelike
Vincent Monnikendam. 1995. Netherlands. No dialogue 90’