In 2019 Emma Branderhorst has graduated from the filmschool ‘University of the Arts’ in Utrecht. She did multiple internships as a directors assistent in larger Dutch movie productions. Emma is enthusiastic, full of passion and fights for the story that is close to her heart.
Emma is a progressive feminist. She is fascinated by the themes of youth and nurture, with a feminine interest and perspective. Her style is spherical and realistic. Her short ‘Onderhuids’ will have its International Premiere at the Berlinale Generation 2020. She won the Wildcard worth the amount of 50.000 euros for a new movie, at the Dutch Film Festival 2019. Her previous short is called ‘Femme’ (2017).
Besides films and commercial Emma works as a casting director for 5 years, for different films and commercials.