A modest and loving portrait of a small enclave of old-fashioned beach huts by the North Sea.
What inspired a rich young woman, part of high society in 19th century The Hague, to travel as if possessed, to Africa?
Silent interiors of canal houses in Amsterdam.
How did a young bird watcher meet his death in the dungeons of the Nazis?
Impressionistic, nightmare-like images of a traveller in the Danube delta who is looking for ‘The Man in the House Behind the Swamp’, from a short story by the Dutch writer A. Alberts.
Jan Hanlo, and that man I am myself is an impressionistic documentary, a famous Dutch writer and poet in the fifties who died in 1969.
A dramatized account of a "pilgrimage" to the monastic ruins on Disibodenberg in Germany, in search of the spirit of the medieval visionary Hildegard van Bingen.
Dream and reality get entangled. An installation by Jeroen Kee and BarBara Hanlo, perfomance: Geerten Ten Bosch.
Filmic and musical variations on a round form.
A fragile yet powerful poem in black & white.
16mm film loops and tape (1993, remake 2014)
Seven rooms and each room represents a mortal sin.
Are they sins, are they attributes, is it character?
A film about looking. For example in Amsterdam's Vondelpark.
Romantic wandering through abandoned house.
The video installation SCULPTUUR of Anne-Marie van Sprang and BarBara Hanlo, shows die existence of a sculpture and at the same time the uncover of an other sculpture as an alchemistic process.
A video by children from Group 8 of the Public Elementary School De Kinkerhoek, Amsterdam, in the context of the culture education project 'Collection of a primary school'.
Purple Earth Productions -PEP- is an independent production company of BarBara Hanlo, visual artist and filmmaker