Roy Villevoye

Roy VILLEVOYE (1960, Netherlands) was educated in art at the Rijksakademie in Amsterdam. His short film Beginnings won a Tiger Award for Short Film at IFFR 2006. Since 1992, Villevoye has been travelling regularly to West Papua in Indonesia, and many of his films are based on contact with this culture. The majority of his video works are developed in collaboration with Jan Dietvorst.


(selection) us/them (2001, doc, co-dir) The Bishop & the Doctor (2002, short doc, co-dir), Silvia (2003, short doc, co-dir), Jac & Jeri (2003, short doc, co-dir), The New Forest (2004-2007, doc, co-dir), Beginnings (2006, short), Winter Prayers (2006, short doc, co-dir), Owner of the Voyage (2007, short doc, co-dir), Syuru, september 21, 2007, (2007, co-dir), And the Trumpet Shall Sound (2008, doc, co-dir), Phantom (2008, short, doc, co-dir), The Scrap-Iron Age (2008, short doc, co-dir), Pressure (2010, short doc, co-dir), War Is Over (2011, short doc, co-dir), The Video Message, (2011, short doc), After the Battle (2012, doc, co-dir), Geef me zeep, geef me een handdoek (2014, doc, co-dir), Voice-Over (2015, short doc), The Double (2016, short doc, co-dir)