Twee mannen (Two Men)
Artists on Film 73' - 2022 - Documentary - Dialogue: Dutch
"I want to make the best theatre in the world. That is my ambition. And that is what Jan wants too." A portrait of Ivo Van Hove, internationally the most highly regarded stage director of the Low Countries. And of his partner in love and work, scenographer Jan Versweyveld.
Ivo Van Hove is a world famous theatre director. The role of his partner, scenographer Jan Versweyveld is less known. The couple worked together for more than 40 years. Two Men focuses on the microcosm of their collaboration and unravels the story of a love that is uniquely sustained by creating great theatre together.
Ivo Van Hove, Jan Versweyveld
Director of Photography
Joost Van Herwijnen
Countries of production
Haagse klasse (1999), Pijn (2005), The Houses of Hristina (2008), The Rainbow Warriors of Waiheke Island (2009), Hou me vast - De Dijk (2011), The Successor of Kakiemon (2012), De Mooiste Jongen van de Klas (2013), Don't Shoot the Messenger (2013), Vleesverlangen (2015), Boudewijn de Groot - Kom nader (2015), 0,03 Seconde (2017), Ganz: How I Lost My Beetle (2019), MS (2019), Hart van de democratie (2020), Jochem Myjer - Nog Eentje Dan (2020), Hier zijn wij (2021), Two Men (2022)