Pronounced Yosha Dook and not Juicy Duck, Joosje Duk is a filmmaker and actress whose short NIGHT won the HuffPost Arts Impact Award. The film gained over half a million YouTube views and was invited to screen at Disney’s studios.
Joosje’s next short, THIN ICE, screened at the Netherlands Film Festival and the Oscar-qualifying Hamptons and Atlanta Film Festival. In collaboration with Dutch network VPRO, she wrote and directed her first pilot, GAPPIES.
Joosje is in development of her first feature film, SUNSHOWERS, a whimsical story exploring mental health issues through the eyes of a young woman who loses her sight of color. SUNSHOWERS is a finalist for the SFFILM Westridge Grant 2019.