1986: Sandra Kim wins the Eurovision Song Contest, the Red Devils play the semi-finals at the World Cup in Mexico, Ferris Bueller is having a day off while Wim Geudens puts his first steps on planet earth.
During his career at the film academy Wim created two successful short films "ROBBIE ROCKET" and "BEATS OF LOVE" for which he received the "Best Debut Award" at the International Short Film Festival of Leuven (2011). His latest short film "DE SMET" screened at 100 international festivals and received 20 awards, including multiple Audience Awards and the HUMO-Award.
Studio Tarara, a comedy-drama series he co-directed with Tim Van Aelst, got nominated at Canneseries (2019) and won the award
for best TV-series at the Berlin International TV Series Festival.
Wim is known for his dry & dark sense of humor, subtle storytelling, a keen eye for art direction and with a strong visual style.
Wim loves to travel, listen to eighties music, throw rocks and eat burgers...
WHO IS THIS GUY !?
AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS
2011 - Best Debut Award - International Short Film Festival Leuven
2011 - Special Mention - In The Palace International Short Film Festival
2014 - Audience Award - International Short Film Festival Leuven
2014 - HUMO Award - International Short Film Festival Leuven
2014 - Special Mention of the Film Press Jury - ISFF Leuven
2015 - CANAL+ Award - Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival
2015 - Audience Award - Festival International du Film d'Aubagne
2015 - Best Foreign Film - Festival de Court-Métrage Pontault-Combault
2015 - Best Film National - Festival Les Enfants Terribles
2015 - Golden Bear Award - Festival de Court-Métrage de la Côte Bleue
2015 - Special Jury Award - Molodist Film Festival
2015 - Audience Award - Clare Valley Film Festival
2015 - Best Director - Chicago Comedy Film Festival
2015 - Summer Season Winner - Future Shorts
2015 - Staff Award - Milano Film Festival
2015 - Young Jury Award - Paris Courts Devant
2015 - Special Jury Prize - Milwaukee Film Festival
2015 - Bronze BuSho Award - BuSho Film Festival
2015 - Best Comedy - The European Independent Film Festival
2015 - Special Jury Mention - Aspen Shortsfest
2015 - Young Jury Award - MECAL Barcelona
2015 - Best Screenplay - Ciné Public
2015 - Audience Award - Vlaams Filmfestival Utrecht
2015 - Young Hero (selected by Maaike Cafmeyer) - Film Festival Ostend
2019 - Official competition Canneseries with Studio Tarara
2019 - Best TV-series Award - Berlin International TV-series Festival
Tel: +32 497 68 67 39