"Grand me" awarded at CPH:DOX

We are proud to announce that Atiye Zare Arandi's intimate debut documentary 'Grand me' has been awarded the Next:Wave Award at CPH:DOX, the Copenhagen International Documentary Festival 2024!
The film is also selected for the Movies That Matter film festival.


"The Pasha, my Mother and I" nominated for Ensor

While Nevine Gerits' The Pasha, my Mother and I is touring around the world, the film was awarded an Ensor nomination as Best Flemish Documentary Film.


"ZAAD" Belgian and Dutch première

ZAAD will have its simultaneous Belgian and Dutch première in January 2024 ! 

The film will screen at Dr. Guislain Museum in Ghent on Wednesday 17th January & on Monday 15th January in Amsterdam at The Bluest Monday Festival in De Hallen. 
Both screenings will be followed by a panel of renowned professionals and experts by experience, accompanied by the filmmaker Dries Meddens.


Associate Directors

Associate Directors is an independent production company based in Belgium, with offices in Antwerp and Brussels. Associate Directors focuses on (co)-producing creative documentaries for an international audience. The productions concentrate on social relevant issues and cultural in-depth stories. Started in 1991, today the company combines the filmmaking experience of Mark Daems, Jan Lapeire, Bram Crols and Nina Payrhuber.

Associate Directors brings together established and new talent on the cure for innovative ideas. Through the film making process, Associate Directors established good intense working relations with many funding bodies, public and commercial broadcasters, and distribution opportunities among others.