72hrs The Hague

72hrs The Hague
film contest

27, 28, 29 June 2017

Can you make a great short film in just
72 hours with The Hague as your film set? 

Then enter the 72hrs The Hague film contest!

You form your own team of crew and cast and together you get 72 hours to develop a script, to film and edit. The entries will be judged by a professional jury consisting of among others Martin Koolhoven, director of such films as Brimstone and Oorlogswinter and Stephan Evenblij, filmmaker and actor.

Who are we looking for?

  • Do you have a talent for film, but have not yet been discoverd?
  • Do you live, work or study in The Hague (or immediate vicinity)?
  • Are you 18 years or older?
  • And, are you availbale during the 72 hours which start on June 27th?

On Monday 3 July 2017 the winner will be anounced during he festive premiere night in Pathé Buitenhof.

The winner gets the 'Haagse Oscâh' and will receive a financial contribution in the amount of € 1.000,- to further develop his talent. The best entries will be shown multiple times this summer on Den Haag TV and will be widely spread through popular social media channels.

How to enter?
check the terms for entering.

The contest has room for 30 teams. First come, first serve, so be quick and apply via the form below. You will receive a e-mail confirmation.

Check our Facebook, Instagram en Twitter @72hrsTheHague for more information.  


72hrs The Hague film contest is an initiative from the city of The Hague and Evenblij Film.

The registration period has been closed.