Menuetto is a Belgian independent film & tv production company

feature film released

The Eight Mountains

Felix van Groeningen / Charlotte Vandermeersch

The Eight Mountains is the story of a friendship. Of children becoming men who try to erase the footprints of their fathers, but who, through the twists and turns they take, always end up returning home. Pietro is a boy from the city, Bruno is the last child of a forgotten mountain village. Over the years Bruno remains faithful to his mountain, while Pietro is the one who comes and goes. Their encounters introduce them to love and loss, reminding them of their origins, letting their destinies unfold, as Pietro and Bruno discover what it means to be true friends for life.

Official Competition Cannes 2022 - Prix du Jury

Official selection Sundance 2023, Spotlight section

- Now in theaters! -

(based on the bestselling novel by Paolo Cognetti)

feature film finished

Le Paradis / The Lost Boys

Zeno Graton

Joe, 17, is about to be released from a youth detention center. Should the judge approve his liberation, he will be allowed to live on his own. But when a new detainee arrives in his facility, Joe starts to question his desire for freedom.

Selected for Berlinale 2023 (Generation 14plus)

short film released

The Fruit Tree

Isabelle Tollenaere

A house in the desert brings back memories.

Official selection Venice Film Festival 2022 / Orizzonti

feature film postproduction

WILL

Tim Mielants

Wilfried Wils is an auxiliary policeman in Antwerp at the start of the Second World War. The city is in the grip of violence and distrust. Wilfried does what he can to hold up, avoiding paths that are too slippery. He receives attention and material support from a man who has sided with the German occupier, Meanbeard, but he also enjoys the confidence of his anti-Nazi colleague Lode, brother to Wilfried’s love Yvette. Wilfried struggles to survive as the persecution of Jews proceeds unabated.

(based on the bestselling novel by Jeroen Olyslaegers)

documentary in production

2m2

Volkan Üce

The 2 square meters of soil where a Turkish immigrant in Belgium wants to be buried, represent a fundamental choice after a life between two countries and two cultures: will this soil be in Turkey or in Belgium? Volkan Üce looks into the mind and the heart of immigration.