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Production Company

Eerste Jacob van Campenstraat 59

1072 BD

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Telephone: +3120 639 1402







HALAL is a bespoke film production company and photography agency based in the heart of Amsterdam. Dedicated to producing the highest quality creative content, we represent a select group of exceptional film directors and photographers.

Founded in 2005, HALAL is owned and run by four partners: Gijs Kerbosch, Roel Oude Nijhuis, Gijs Determeijer and Olivia Sophie van Leeuwen. 


Operating from its headquarters in Amsterdam, HALAL employs a permanent powerhouse of internationally experienced and individually specialized producers and creatives, committed to cultivating top talent who create the highest quality documentaries, feature films, commercials and photography.


Awards & Mentions

Jonas And The Sea :
TIFF KIDS Festival Adult Jury Award 2016
KLIK! Amsterdam Animation Festival, Holland, Award for Craftmanship
Holland Animation Film Festival, Holland, Professional Award Dutch animation + Nomination Grand Prix Dutch animation
Athens Animfest, Greece, Grand Prix “ATHENA”
Festival Internacional de Cine de Huesca, España, Prize JINETE IBÉRICO/ Best Animation Short Film
Best European Short Fiction Film Go Short Festival 2016
Festival De Cinema De La Ville de Quebec, Grand Jury Prize best international Short Film
Concorto Filmfestival Italy, Award, Best Short Film
Kino Trampkach, Poland, Special Mention
Festival du Premier Court-Métrage, France, Audience Award
International Fantastic And Etrange Short Film Festival, France, Prix de France Télévision
Kinodiseea International Children’s Film Festival, Romania, Best Short for 15y-18y by Young Jury & Best Youth Short Film by Professional Jury
Un Creux dans mon Coeur:
Young Director Award Cannes (silver) 2015
Dutch entry for the OSCARS
Special Mention Berlinale 2015 Generation 14+
8 nominations for the Dutch Film Festival
Marc Jacobs:
Best Direction at Ciclope Festival 2014, Winner Golden Chair at Norwegian short film festival
Fox Sports:
SILVER Editing at Ciclope Festival 2013
New Kids Turbo:
Best Direction at Fantastic Fest 2011
New Kids Nitro:
Best Comedy at Fantastic Fest 2012