Jean van de Velde (director)

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Jean van de Velde
Born (1957-03-14) 14 March 1957 (age 61)
Bukavu, DR Congo
Nationality Dutch
Occupation Film director
Years active 1979–present
Relatives Yannick van de Velde (son)

Jean van de Velde (born 14 March 1957) is a Dutch film director and screenwriter. He has directed twelve films since 1979. His film The Silent Army competed in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival.[1] He is the father of an actor Yannick van de Velde.[2]

Selected filmography[edit]


  1. ^ "Festival de Cannes: The Silent Army". Retrieved 13 May 2009. 
  2. ^ "Yannick van de Velde: films, nieuws" [Yannick van de Velde: Movies, News]. BIOS agenda (in Dutch). Retrieved 27 June 2016. 

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