Artist in Focus: Tijmen Govaerts

86 min.

Originally, Tijmen Govaerts dreamed of becoming a radio producer, but it became clear during his studies that being on stage was more his thing. The actor’s career is going from strength to strength: there was his intriguing portrayal in Muidhond by Patrice Toye, his role in the film adaptation of Griet Op de Beecks Let me kiss you and he is currently shooting the prestigious television series 1985. about the Nivelles Gang. But it all started with short films, where he excelled early on in portraying characters with a hidden but intense emotional life. Govaert also took his first steps as a screenwriter, co-writing the screenplay for Charlotte Lybaert's short film Gyre.

Short films in this compilation

Passée l'aube
Nicolas Graux / Belgium / 2016 / Drama / 24 min.
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Passée l'aube
Poor Kids
Michiel Dhont / Belgium / 2017 / Coming-of-age / 18 min.
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Poor Kids
Baden in blauw
Pauwel Billiau / Belgium / 2018 / Coming-of-age / 20 min.
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Baden in blauw
Gyre
Charlotte Lybaert / Belgium / 2019 / Coming-of-age / 20 min.
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Gyre