2011 | Lena

Lena is a lonely, plump adolescent girl. Much to her surprise she gets a relationship with the popular but unreliable Daan. Lena moves in with Daan and his strange father, Tom, willing to do a lot  to earn her keep. More than a lot.


Director Christophe van Rompaey

Cinematography Menno Westendorp

Producer Els Vandevorst

Production Designer Wilbert van der Dorp

Costume Design Ellen Lens


Cast Emma Levy, Niels Gomperts, Jeroen Willems, Agaat Buzak, Lisa Smits


Genre Drama, Coming of Age

Costumes Now-a-days

Filming location The Netherlands



Awards and Nominations


2011 Les Arcs European Film Festival

WonBest Actress Emma Levie

Crystal Arrow Christophe Van Rompaey


2011 Warsaw International Film Festival - Poland

Grand Prix Christophe Van Rompaey


2012 Rotterdam International Film Festival - Netherlands

Movie Zone Award Christophe Van Rompaey


Netherlands Film Festival

Golden Calf Best Supporting Role Niels Gomperts

Golden Calf Best Sound Alek Goose


The Ensors - Belgium

Best Actress Emma Levie


Fantasporto - Portugal

Won  Best Actress Emma Levie

Won  Special Mention Christophe Van Rompaey


Exground Film Fest - Germany

Won  Best Feature Length Youth Film Lena