Successful kick-off Soles of Ethiopia

Posted on July 1, 2010


Soles of Ethiopia is officially out there! The big screen premiere was last monday (28 June 2010) at the FIN! Filmfestival in Rotterdam.

An audience of hundreds received Soles of Ethiopia enthusiasticly. Special praise went out to the music provided by HapSlik.

But, obviously, this is just the beginning of Soles of Ethiopia’s journey through cinema’s and festivals all over the Netherlands and beyond.

‘Best Graduation
Another premiere is coming up. And Soles of Ethiopia has been selected as part of ‘Best of Graduation 2010’ by Art gallery BLAAK10.

They will show the documentary in their gallery from July 7th untill August 29th. Curious? Go see Soles of Ethiopia at: Gallery BLAAK10, Witte de Withstraat 7a in Rotterdam.

Also, Soles of Ethiopia was selected as one of the nominees for the Willem de Kooning Academy’s ‘Drempelprijs’. This prize is an annual award for the most promising academy graduate.

Last friday director Joost van der Wiel faced the Drempelprijs jury at the Media & Design Graduation Festival to convince them Soles of Ethiopia is the only right option to go for!

The winner of the Drempelprijs will be announced tomorrow (2 July 2010) in Rotterdam.

Check out the Soles of Ethiopia website for the latest news. But also to watch the Teaser and the Making of!