• Martijn de Jong

Martijn de Jong (1982) is a director at Wefilm. He graduated with honors at the Willem de Kooning Academy in 2004 and worked as a creative for several advertising agencies. He decided to go to the Dutch Film Academy, after which he was asked to join Wefilm. The live twitter film Martijn made won the Grand Prix at the ADCN awards 2013 for most outstanding campaign that year.

At the Film Academy he made several short films, all subtle and elegant. He won advertising awards such as Spinawards, ADCN Awards, VCP Kodak Award, Esprix and a Cannes Lion. Martijn specializes in realistic commercials and online films dealing with the small inconveniences in life. Next to his work at Wefilm, Martijn directs and writes fiction films.

The world’s first live Twitter film

The campaign for the 2012 Dutch Film Festival was the premiere of something unique: film lovers across the country were invited to co-direct a live feature film using Twitter.

Dutch Film Festival 9

What is your excuse to use your phone while driving?

Almost everybody, a staggering 89% of the people, uses their phone while driving. A true recipe for disaster showed by a confronting experiment.

Interpolis 3,625,515

Sunshine in the Netherlands - 365 days a year.

Google Wind will reuse Holland’s old mills to generate wind, rather than just capturing it.

Google 4,452,669

How much have we invested in each other?

Rabobank illustrates its philosophy by showcasing the beautiful projects it has invested in. These true stories reflect the different ways we invest in each other.

Rabobank

The self driving bike

Experience biking 2.0 with Google's newest creation: the Google Self-Driving bike.

Google 5,325,302

Music above fighting

In a short documentary we followed people who are confronted with separation in everyday life. They cannot cross these borders, but their music can.

MasterPeace 108,927

How did we ever end up here?

Becoming a grown up is way harder than it looks. Guarded with their smartphone three mothers and daughters, aged between 12 and 19, document their own journey towards maturity in the documentary series Daughters.

KPN Presenteert

The tobacco industry’s unknown ugly truth

We know how unhealthy smoking is, but not how we are misled by the tobacco industry. So what happens when everyone at a tobacco company gathers around Friday drinks and tells the truth?

Stivoro 1

British bachelor party trashes Amsterdam

Everyone is familiar with the typical loud British tourists who visit our country. So when KPN televison wanted to launch BBC we followed these typical tourists. All is fine until they find there’s no BBC on their TV

KPN 644,634

An ode to Sunday

One could say that Sunday is a perfect day. An untroubled, dreamy day to think about the future. Or not to think about anything at all.

ABN AMRO

Two cheesy commercials

Maaslander goes back to its roots with Kaasmakers cheese; its original farmer’s cheese, made by two specially selected farmers, each of whom has his signature cheesemaking style. Meet farmers Olieman and Van Dieijen.

Maaslander

How to hack €100.000 in 5 days

How to become a hacker and earn €100,000 within 5 days? That’s what this YouTube video teaches you.

Digibewust 3

Shadow play

With this thought as a springboard Wefilm visualized the Karvan Cevitam effect in a short film that shows how an ordinary walk can become a whole lot more fun when you step back and open up to new possibilities.

Karvan Cevitam