Ian Kerkhof

Ian Kerkhof is a former South African who has lived in Holland for nine years. From 1981 to 1983 he studied politics and theatre at the University of Durban. From 1983 to 1991 Kerkhof was correspondent for several publications from e.g. Poland, Italy, the UK and South Africa. Kerkhof has several audio-visual programmes and performances to his name. He has worked as actor and cutter on other people's projects.


Pre-Face (1990, short), Let Me Breathe (1990, short), The Boy who Masturbated Himself to a Climax (1990, short), Crash (1990, short), The Masturbator (1990, short), Carnage in the Charnel House (1991, short), Ein zwei drei (1991, short), The Solipsist (1991, short), Kyodai Makes the Big Time (1991), Portrait of Danny (1991, short), Portrait of Ian (1991, short), La sequence des barres paralleles (1992, short), The Mozart Bird (1993), Ten Monologues From the Lives of the Serial Killers (1994), Confessions of a Yeoville Rapist (1994), The Dead Man 2: Return of the Dead Man (1994, short), Nice to meet you, please don't rape me (1994), Naar de klote!/Wasted! (1996), Beyond Ultra Violence: Uneasy Listening by Merzbow (1998), Shamondama Elegy (1999), Sonic Fragments (1999, short)

Ian Kerkhof at IFFR