33rd TISFF International Main Competition Introduction: They Call Us the Enemy

33rd TISFF International Main Competition Introduction: They Call Us the Enemy

“They Call Us the Enemy”
Director: Pim Zwier
Country: Netherlands


Pim Zwier is an independent film maker/ artist and obtained his MFA at the Piet Zwart Institute in Rotterdam in 2003. He makes documentaries, short films and video-installations. His films balance between documentary and experimental film. The films and video-installations have been shown at festivals around the world, in exhibitions, on
Television and ‘Never a Dull Moment’ (2014) was released in art house cinemas in the Netherlands. Besides being a visual artist / film maker he was a member of Film bank, a Dutch distributor of experimental film, curated various film programs and was a jury member at several international film festivals.

– They Call Us the Enemy, 2015
– Never a Dull Moment, 2014
– Alles Was Irgendwie Nützt, 2013
– Atemberaubend, 2012
– Atemlos, 2012
– Oerdak, poem in progress, 2010
– Celestial Body, 2010
– Sutrapeze, 2010
– Sarah Ann, 2008
– Jolanda 23, 2008
– Bidcatcher, 2007
– Roosje’s Athlete 35133, 2004


Selections and Awards:

Hamburg International Short Film Festival (Germany – 2015)
Utrecht Film Festival (Netherlands – 2015)  
Concorto Film Festival (Italy – 2015)
Invideo Film Festival (Italy – 2015)  
l’Alternativa , Barcelona (Spain – 2015)    
 Athens International Digital Film Festival (Greece – 2016)
Córtex Film Festival (Portugal – 2016)
Mecal International Short Film and Animation Festival (Spain – 2016)
Internationale Kurzfilmwoche Regensburg (Germany – 2016)
Go Short Film Festival (Netherlands – 2016)


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