“Doh mix meh up: We always negotiatin”

“Doh mix meh up: We always negotiatin” (2014) The work “Doh mix meh up” consists of an audio, visual and spectator element, which are all mutually relevant to the work. These three components communicate several layers of information that incorporate … Read More

Representation in Documentary-art

2014 Through the lens the camera metaphorically mirrors the self of the filmmaker. (Sherman, 1998, p.1) Personal Intro Being born and raised on the Dutch Caribbean island of Curaçao and having lived in the Netherlands for almost ten years now, … Read MoreRead More

Mighty Lords Kings and Queens

Genre DocumentaryLanguage Papiamentu, EnglishSubtitle EnglishDuration 96 minCountry CuraçaoYear 2014   Since Aruba is my second home and where I spend most of my vacations  visiting family it was in the stars that I would also create and start a project in Aruba. This Idea began actually … Read More


  UniArte was founded in 2010, as a platform for creative exploration and stimulation that I myself had so missed growing up on Curacao. A country such as Curacao, with such a rich variety of art and culture must appreciate … Read More

Su solo I Playanan

Genre DocumentaryLanguage Dutch, PapiamentuSubtitle EnglishDuration 26:31 minCountry CuraçaoYear 2019 Director Sharelly EmanuelsonProduction Sharelly EmanuelsonCamera Stijn Te HennepeEditing Katie Bogdanska/Sharelly EmanuelsonSoundDesign Elena Martin HidalgoMotion Graphic Chantal faerber Synopsis Curacao, an autonomous country inside the Kingdom of the Netherlands. Where the north coast is steep and rocky and … Read More

The making of Leyenda di Buchi Fil