Molotov Man

A film by: Joris Weerts

A man tries to protect his family against the terror and the injustice that has been done to him. When government institutions turn against him, he goes insane.

Country: the Netherlands
Length: 26’
Completion: 09/2016
Genre: drama
Screening format: DCP, H264, ProRes
Spoken language: Dutch
Subtitles: English


  • Nederlands Film Festival, the Netherlands (21 – 30 September, 2016)
    Student Competition
  • Eindhoven Film Festival, the Netherlands (9 – 11 December, 2016)
    Official Selection
  • Go Short – International Short Film Festival Nijmegen, the Netherlands (5 – 9 April, 2017)
    Out of competition: Homegrown
  • SCENECS International Debut Film Festival, the Netherlands (26 May – 2 June, 2017)
    Official Selection
  • FEST – New Directors | New Films Festival, Portugal (19 – 26 June, 2017)
    Official Competition

Director: Joris Weerts
Screenplay: Joris Weerts
Producer: Mayke van Rooijen
Cinematographer: Henry Vrijsen
Sound recording: Kevin Marijnissen
Editor: Joris Weerts, Erik Verhulst
Grading: Erik van den Heuvel
Sound designer: Rowan de Geus
Composer: Vincent Rooijers
Gaffer: Wouter Verheul
Art director: Jawad Makor / Bart Moerbeek
Cast: Martijn Oversteegen, Ottolien Boeschoten, Buck de Gier