Floor van der Meulen

Floor van der Meulen

Netherlands

Biography

Floor van der Meulen, born in 1989 in the Netherlands, studied Audiovisual Design at the Rotterdam WdKa Art Academy and the School of Visual Arts in New York. In 2014, she made her international debut with her documentary STORMING PARADISE (50min), broadcast by Al Jazeera Channel and screened at numerous international film festivals including DOK Leipzig. Her film 9 DAYS FROM MY WINDOW IN ALEPPO (2015) was selected for International Film Festival Rotterdam, DOK Leipzig, won Best Short Film at the BFI Film Festival London, and picked up, after 85+ festival selections, the Best European Short Film Award at the 29th European Film Awards. Her 45min drama IN EXILE (2016) was nominated for two ‘Dutch Oscars’ and won the award for Best Actress. Floor has been selected to the rough cut Editing Station at IDFA Summer School 2018 with her documentary feature debut LAST MALE STANDING. Floor has been selected to develop her first feature METHUSALEM at the Berlinale Script Station in 2018.

Films Selection