Menuetto is a Belgian independent film & tv production company

feature film finished


Tim Mielants

1942. Will and Lode, two young policemen in the occupied city of Antwerp, are forced to take part in the manhunt for Jews. At the same time, they support the resistance. And in the midst of all the chaos and violence, love blossoms: Will falls head over heels for the charms of Lode's sister Yvette. A contradictory cocktail of emotions brings him to the brink. For how do you simultaneously save yourself, your loved ones and the Jews from the clutches of the occupier?

- Theatrical Release Benelux: 27/09/23 -

(based on the bestselling novel by Jeroen Olyslaegers)

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 in US & UK! -

(based on the bestselling novel by Paolo Cognetti)

feature film finished

The Lost Boys / Le Paradis

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)

- Now in theaters in Benelux! -

short film released

The Fruit Tree

Isabelle Tollenaere

A house in the desert brings back memories.

Official selection Venice Film Festival 2022 / Orizzonti

documentary in production

2m2 - Two Square Meters

Volkan Üce

In 2m2, director Volkan Üce follows the balancing act between religion and commerce of a Turkish funeral undertaker in Belgium and his counterpart in Turkey. Every death raises the fundamental question after a life between two countries and two cultures: where does one belong, where does one want to be buried, in which two square meters?