Biography

Guido van Driel (1962, the Netherlands) has written and drawn many successful graphic novels, of which ‘The Visitors’ has been recently translated into French (as ‘Les visiteurs’). In 2000, Van Driel debuted as a film director with the documentary THIS IS FRANK LAUFER SPEAKING, about an idealist from Amsterdam. In 2006, Van Driel made the well-received GREEN IS THE MOST BEAUTIFUL COLOUR FOR GRASS, ISN'T IT for TV. His debut film THE RESURRECTION OF A BASTARD, an adaptation of his own graphic novel, was the opening film at the 2013 International Film Festival Rotterdam and won a Golden Calf for Sound Design at the Netherlands Film Festival. His second feature, BLOODY MARIE, was screened at IFFR 2019.

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