About These Dirty Words:

“Desperate needs lead to desperate deeds when Roland finds out his wife gets more turned on by a book than by him.”

These Dirty Words is the winner of the Best Film award of the 48 Hour Film Project Rotterdam 2014 and was voted Best 48 Hour Film of 2014 at the Netherlands Film Festival (NFF) in Utrecht. The film was shot in 6K on a RED Dragon, color corrected and graded using DaVinci Resolve.

My Job: Colorist / Sounddesigner / Additional Editor

Tech specs:

Directed by: Jens Rijsdijk
Written by: Paul de Vrijer
DP: Robert Berger, NSC

Running time: 7min51
Camera: RED Dragon
Resolution: 6K RAW


Liza Sips
Koert-Jan de Bruijn
Sytse Faber
Sandra de Zwart

Winner of:

Best Film (Rotterdam & World)
Best Female Lead – Sandra de Zwart (World)
Best Sound Design (Rotterdam)
Audience Award (Rotterdam)

Nominated for:

Best Directing (Rotterdam)
Best Script (Rotterdam)
Best Actor – Sytse Faber (Rotterdam & World)
Best Cinematography (Rotterdam)
Best Use of Line (Rotterdam)
Best Use of Character (Rotterdam)