A lonely bridgekeepers life changes if he falls in love.


  • DIRECTOR /Marc Eikelenboom
  • COUNTRY /Netherlands
  • CATEGORIES /Short film
  • RUNTIME /2:29
  • YEAR /2017

Director Biography

Marc Eikelenboom

Marc Eikelenboom (Vlaardingen, 1970) worked as an actor for years, before starting a career as a movie director in 2013. He developed his skills within the 48 Hour Film Project, earning a lot of prizes and nominations. The biggest success came in 2016, winning the editions of Rotterdam (with Underdog) and Amsterdam (with My Pleasure). During the world final of the 48 Hour Film Project in Seattle My Pleasure received prizes for Best use of Genre and Best Cinematography as well, beating over 5.000 participating films. In 2017 Eikelenboom made the film Cross the Bridge commissioned by De Wereld Draait Door, the number 1 talkshow in the Netherlands. It was broadcasted to over 1,5 million Dutch television users and screened in theatres throughout the country. The director is now working on a 30 minute’ short film titled ‘Masterpiece’. The recordings toke place in the United States in 2017.



Director: Marc Eikelenboom
Writer: Marc Eikelenboom
Producer: Hans Groenendijk
Producer: Jennifer Eikelenboom
Key Cast: Sytse Faber
Key Cast: Truus de Boer