Producer

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‘Labyrinthus’ is produced by Bart Van Langendonck for Savage Film, Peter Bouckaert for Eyeworks and Floor Onrust for Family Affair Films.

Savage Film produces fiction films, documentaries and dance films. The production company established itself internationally with Michael R. Roskam’s film ‘Bullhead’, a box office hit in Belgium in 2011 as well as a César and Oscar® nominee for Best Foreign Language Film in 2012, and sold to over 20 territories.

Savage Film produces films with an edge and with subjects just as versatile as its directors’ backgrounds (Michaël R. Roskam, Fleur Boonman, Wim Vandekeybus, Frank Theys, Bram Van Paesschen, Mike Figgis, Pascal Poissonier, Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker, e.a.). Savage Film also co-produces regularly French or other foreign productions (e.g. films by Fabrice du Welz or Klaartje Quiryns).

Savage Film was founded end 2006 by Bart Van Langendonck and is operating from Brussels. In 2014, it teamed up with Flanders’ largest feature film production company Eyeworks/Warner.

After a career in music management and programming, and 10 years as general manager of ‘Ultima Vez’, the internationally renowned dance company of Belgian choreographer Wim Vandekeybus, Bart Van Langendonck worked at the production company CCCP from 2002 till 2006 for which he produced several film projects (among others BLUSH by Wim Vandekeybus, MARIA-DOLORS by Wayn Traub and the GAS STATION documentary series by Luc Vrijdaghs).

Bart Van Langendonck is a founding member of the VOD-platform www.universcine.be and of the promotional platform for documentaries FlandersDoc.

Bart Van Langendonck is member of the Media Desk Flanders steering group, and board member of Ultima Vez/Wim Vandekeybus.

In 2010 he was a commission member of the CRRAV documentary commission (Région Nord-Pas de Calais, FR), he’s regularly a jury member for film schools and festivals (KASK, Docville, Wildcards, etc.), vice-president of the Flemish Film Producers Association (VFPB) and board member of the Media Desk Flanders and Ultima Vez/Wim Vandekeybus. Over the last years, he has participated in many financing- and co-production workshops – both as pupil and expert – such as Eurodoc, Media Business School, European Documentary Network, Documentary Campus, Eave, Ace Producers Network a.o.