Feature Films

maelstrOm (in post-production)

73 min - 2013
Writer - Director - Producer - Editor: Rudolf Mestdagh
Cast: AC Costa, Vanglecia Rios, Daisy Costa, Jorge Santos, Elton Curvelo, Sue de Castro
Pitch: A girl is missing. The rumour goes that the sea took her away...

eLLektra

103 min - 2004

Co-Writer - Director - Producer: Rudolf Mestdagh

Cast: Matthias Schoenaerts, Axelle Red, Gerd Portael, Serge-Henri Valcke, Manou Kersting, Herwig Ilegems, Han Kerckhofs, Lucas Van Ammel, Sam Boogaerts, Tom De Hoog  Catherine Kools, Ellen Ten Damme

Middle Length Films

Paradise

52 min - 1998
Dialogue: Dutch - Subtitles: English, French
Writer: Rik D'Hiet
Director - Co-Producer: Rudolf Mestdagh
Cast: Bert André, Dirk Roofthooft, Dieudonné Kabongo, Tom Lanoye

Lock Stock & Spaghetti Sauce

52 min - 2000
Dialogue: English
Director: Rudolf Mestdagh
Producers: Guy Ritchie, Matthew Vaughn, Anthony Wood
Cast: Ralph Brown
Pitch: Four lads get in trouble with the mob.

Lock Stock & 200 Smoking Kalashnikovs
52 min - 2000
Dialogue: English
Director: Rudolf Mestdagh
Producers: Guy Ritchie & Matthew Vaughn & Anthony Wood
Pitch: Four lads get in trouble with the mob.

Short Films

Vol Au Vent/Chicken Pot Pie

9 min - 1991
Dialogue: Dutch - Subtitles: English, French
Writer - Director - Co-Producer: Rudolf Mestdagh
Cast: Bert André - Jaak Demol - Alexandre Von Sivers - Hadelin Trinon

Robokip

6 min - 1993
No Dialogue
Writer - Director - Producer - Editor: Rudolf Mestdagh
Cast: Laura Dupont - Raymond Vandersmissen
Pitch: An egg refuses to be eaten and escapes from breakfast to return to its mother

Ouf!

15 min - 1993
No Dialogue
Writer - Director - Producer - Editor: Rudolf Mestdagh
Cast: Seymour Cassel, Marc-Henri Wajnberg, Bruce Ellison, Michel Carcan, Eric Da Costa, Lucien Van Impe

Over The Rainbow

15 min - 1994
No Dialogue
Writer - Director - Producer - Editor: Rudolf Mestdagh
Cast: Fred Le Cointe, Felicia Lesley
Pitch: A girl's dream comes true when a biker shows up at her wedding.

Beauville

15 & 30 min - 1995
Dialogue: English - Subtitles: Dutch, French
Writer: Jaap Scholten
Co-Writer - Director - Producer: Rudolf Mestdagh
Cast: Julien Schoenaerts, Marianne Sägebrecht, Richard Kind

Sam Shaw, Fighting For Reality
14 min - 2009
Dialogue: English - Subtitles: Dutch, French
Director - Producer: Rudolf Mestdagh
Cast: Sam Shaw
Pitch: A short tribute to still photographer & film producer Sam Shaw.
 
Julien Schoenaerts, Beauty & Solace
6 min - 2009
Dialogue: Dutch - Subtitles: English, French
Director - Producer: Rudolf Mestdagh
Cast: Julien Schoenaerts

Pitch: Final tribute to Belgian actor Julien Schoenaerts. 

Dame Blanche

8 min - 2003
Dialogue: Dutch - Subtitles: English, French
Director: Miel Van Hasselt
Producer: Rudolf Mestdagh
Cast: Viviane Demunck, François Beukelaers, Machteld Timmermans, Koen Monserez
Pitch: 

djU!

Writer - Producer: Rudolf Mestdagh
Dialogue: Dutch - Subtitles: English, French
Cast: Luc D'Heu, Dieudonné Kabongo, Manou Kersting, Herwig Ilegems.
Pitch: a doomed bed sends everyone who swears to hell.

Up

7 min - 2002
No Dialogue
Directors: Dirk Verheye & Jeroen Demoulein
Producer: Rudolf Mestdagh
Cast: Pieter Embrechts, Veerle Baetens, Ilse Van Bouchout, François Beukelaers
Pitch: A lift leads to a mystery.

Sed Leks
12 min - 2004
Dialogue: Dutch
Director: Siga Van De Velde
Producer: Rudolf Mestdagh
Cast: Günther Lesage, Luc D'Heu, Jobst Schnibbe
Pitch :  Dura Leks, Sed Leks

Documentaries

In the tracks of the Troebadoer

52 min
Dialogue: Dutch - Subtitles: English, French
Pitch :  About the life of the Troubadour of the Holy Heart, Louis Mestdagh.

John Cassavetes, To Risk Everything To Express It All

52 min
Dialogue: English - Subtitles: Dutch, French
Director - Producer: Rudolf Mestdagh
Cast: Gena Rowlands, Peter Falk, Ben Gazzara, Seymour Cassel, Nick Cassavetes, Peter Bogdanovitch, Paul Mazursky, Anthony Quinn

Dolores Mission

24 min
Pitch : A Belgian Nun tries to help the gangmembers in Los Angeles.

Time for La Raza

30 min
Pitch : About the link between rap music and gang violence in Los Angeles.

Kingston Babylon

12 min
Pitch : The relation between Reggae-Music and the social climate in Jamaica.

Walk Across America

30 min
Pitch : The Shoshone Indians and their protest against nuclear testing on their land in Nevada.
In Co-Production with: Mediadoc

Spoken Word

24 min
Pitch :  Artists who are dealing with the "Spoken Word": Linton Kwesi Johnson, Henry Rollins, The Last Poets.

LA Gang Bang

30 min
Pitch : Documentary about the homeless, the drug and gang-problem in Los Angeles. 

Co-Productions

Wolfsbergen

93 min - 2007
Dialogue: Dutch - Subtitles: English
Director: Nanouk Leopld
Producer: Stienette Bosklopper/Circe Film
Co-Producer: Rudolf Mestdagh
Cast: Jan Decleir, Fedja van Huêt

Guernsey

90 min - 2005
Dialogue: Dutch - Subtiltes: English
Director: Nanouk Leopold
Producer: Stienette Bosklopper/Circe Film
Co-Producer: Rudolf Mestdagh
Cast: Maria Kraakman, Fedja van Huêt, Frank Vercruyssen

Vendredi ou un autre jour

120 min - 2004
Dialogue: French - Subtitles: English
Director: Yvan Le Moine
Co-Producer: Rudolf Mestdagh
Cast: Philip Nahon, Hanna Schygulla, Ornella Muti

Het Zuiden/The South

90 min - 2003
Dialogue: Dutch - Subtitles: English
Director: Martin Koolhoven
Producer: Els Vandevorst
Co-Producers: Rudolf Mestdagh & Lars Von Trier
Cast: Monic Hendrickx, Frank Lammers, Ina Geerts