Jeroen Houben

Jeroen Houben (1987) is a writer/director based in Amsterdam. A graduate in both design and film, his work is characterised by distinctive art-direction, offbeat humour and understated performances.

Jeroen wrote and directed several internationally acclaimed short films including 2013’s SORRY and 2014’s BEST WISHES. In 2015, HOME SUITE HOME was featured on NOWNESS and Short Of The Week, while PLASTER premiered at the prestigious Palm Springs Film Festival.

2018 saw the release of Jeroen's feature debut YOUR MOTHER SHOULD KNOW which he co-wrote and directed. The film drew over 100,000 visitors to Dutch cinemas and received the Golden Film status before having its international premiere at the Dublin International Film Festival.

 

filmography

YOUR MOTHER SHOULD KNOW  Feature Film  |  2018
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