Sanne Rovers


Sanne Rovers is a Dutch documentary and multi media director. In 2019 her film The Long River Slides premiered at IDFA and had a special live event combination of film and musical performance in the IDFA Live on Stage section. Her short documentary Homo Ludens (2018) won the Audience Award at the Go Short Film Festival. Her youth documentaries Wild Lily (2011) and The World of Kim and Bob (2016) were both nominated for a Prix de Jeunesse. Her documentary films have a strong cinematographic and playful approach. She searches for sensitive stories while not losing the light hearted moments in life.


Sanne Rovers's films at RIFF
Short Film Programs 9+
Year: 2020
How did Dutch children experience the lockdown? A playful report on the coronavirus crisis, filmed by the...