Backlight (‘Tegenlicht’) consists of a series of documentaries, in which the filmmakers aim to grasp the quintessence of prominent trends and developments in the practice of critical journalism. It tries to improve understanding of the intricate inner workings of our modern society.
EVA’s USA is a documentary series about American born Dutch journalist and talk show host Eva Jinek, who travels from West to East in her home country to find out if the America she knows from her youth still exists. By talking to people from all walks of life, Eva tries to get a good insight in the current state of her motherland.
Almost 180 years after Charles Darwin’s voyage around the world – one of the most important journeys ever made – we repeated this epic expedition for the documentary series The Beagle, to re-assess the discoveries that changed our ideas of time, space, chance, sex and nature.
Remco was part of VPRO’s Beagle crew for the entire duration of the project as one of three cinematographers. Filming all around the world. ‘The Beagle, in the footsteps of Charles Darwin’ is a scientific travel documentary series – 35 episodes – 35 min – VPRO, Dutch Public Broadcaster.