Jeroen Houben

Jeroen Houben (1987) is a writer/director based in Amsterdam.
A graduate in both graphic design (Eindhoven 2007) and film (WdKA Rotterdam 2011) his work is characterised by distinctive visuals and understated performances.

Jeroen wrote and directed several internationally acclaimed short films including 2013’s SORRY and 2014’s BEST WISHES. In 2015, both HOME SUITE HOME and PLASTER premiered online on NOWNESS and Short Of The Week.

2018 saw the release of Jeroen's feature debut YOUR MOTHER SHOULD KNOW which he co-wrote and directed. Released in Dutch theatres in late April, the film drew over 100,000 visitors to the cinema and received the Golden Film status in May.

 

filmography

YOUR MOTHER SHOULD KNOW  Feature Film  |  2018
(Dutch title: "De Matchmaker")
Co-written & Directed  |  Lemming Film

HOME SUITE HOME  Short Film  |  2015
Written & Directed  |  New Ams Film Company

PLASTER  Short Film  |  2015
Conceived & Directed  |  New Ams Film Company

BEST WISHES  Short Film  |  2014
Written & Directed  |  Bäst Film

SORRY  Short Film  |  2012
Written & Directed  |  Bäst Film

MIX TAPE  Short Film  |  2011
Written & Directed

PAGE 23  Short Film  |  2011
Co-written & Co-directed