Voor Galg en Rad

Short film

Drama  /  15 min  /  2018

1743, Limburg, the Netherlands. People are starving and suppressed by the ruling power. Poor working people unite in small groups to revolt against their rulers and call themselves Buckriders. When captain of the Buckriders Matthijs Ponts is being arrested, his son Thias is forced to make decisions which will determine his future.


Joes Brauers
Tygo Gernandt
Peter Faber


Director: Paul Haans & Jeroen Wielheesen
Producer: Guido Franken & Paul Haans
Writer: Martijn Daamen

Selected film festivals

  • ShortCuts Amsterdam
  • SHIFT Film Festival
  • Gelders Doek
  • Limburg Film Festival
  • SevenArt Festival
  • Festival Sjiek
  • Euregion Film Festival
  • Madrid Indie Film Festival
  • Pochatok Film Festival
  • Northwest Ohio Historic Film Festival
  • IndieNuts Awards
  • El Dorado Film Festival
  • International Film Festival Shimla
  • Pop-Up Royal
  • Mind the Indie Film Festival
  • Eurasia Film Festival
  • Goa Short Film Festival
  • Awards

    • Eurasia International Film Festival – Best Camera
    • Northwest Ohio Historic Film Festival – Best Cinematography 


    • April 9 – L1