Johan Verschueren

Johan Verschueren

Johan Verschueren

Screenwriter and script consultant in Antwerpen, Belgium

About Johan

Name: Johan Verschueren

Lives in: Antwerpen, Belgium

Company: Johan Verschueren

Occupation: Screenwriter and Script Consultant


  • Academy Awards: Oscar Nomination

  • Woodstock Film Festival: Honorable Mention Best Short Film

  • Valladolid International Film Festival: Silver Spike

  • Sweden Fantastic Film Festival: Audience Award Best Short

  • St. Louis International Film Festival: Best Short Award

  • Aspen Short Fest: Best Short Short Live Action

  • Ghent International Film Festival: Best Belgian Short Film


  • Gerontophobia

    Gerontophobia (2016)
    Film (Animation, Short, Action, Drama and 1 More) Writer In a Utopian society, an experiment to find the elixir of youth goes terribly wrong. A noxious gas escapes, aging everything in its path. On an evacuating airship, loaded with young people, a pregnant woman must hijack the helm and descend back into the gas to save her forsaken lover.

  • Bring Us the Key

    Bring Us the Key (2013)
    Film (Animation, Short, History and War) Writer The dignitaries who would sign the peace treaty can not open the box of the pen. While a simple boy defies war to bring them the key the dignitaries go through hard times in the meeting room.

  • De zusjes Kriegel

    De zusjes Kriegel (2004)
    Film (Adventure and Family) Writer In this Stephen King-like movie about good versus evil, Lien, Sien and Fien Kriegel, unseparable eleven-year-old triplets, set fire to their school. The sisters get arrested and are put away in an institution. Not a regular reformatory but... a paradise. So much better than home. Until the sisters discover that the doctor who runs the places takes away organs and sells them to the highest bidder. Until they find out they're next on his list... Written by Anonymous

  • Fait d'hiver

    Fait d'hiver (2001)
    Film (Short, Comedy and Drama) Writer It's snowing, evening is falling, and traffic on the E17 in Antwerp is gridlocked. Tim, dressed in a suit, driving alone, is impatient, yelling at his radio, popping pills. He decides to try his new mobile phone; he calls home and his daughter answers. He asks for her mommy, and his daughter says that mommy's upstairs with "Uncle Wim." Tim, who knows there's no Uncle Wim in the family, suspects something is rotten in the state of Belgium, so he asks his daughter to do him a favor. She sets down the phone and heads upstairs while he waits impatiently in traffic. After a few minutes, she returns with her report. Written by <>

  • Straffe koffie

    Straffe koffie (1997)
    Film (Short) Writer Philip, a naive young man, has been signed up by his mother for 'Mister Right'. In the 499th episode of this popular television-show, Philip is chosen by the sexy Tamara to be her date. Together they spend a week on the isle of Tenerife. They fall in love and have a wonderful time together. With a little video camera they film the highlights of their trip for the television audience at home. At the end of their stay, they'd very much like to continue their relationship at home in Belgium. But at the airport they agree to look after a briefcase of a Belgian businessman. However the man doesn't show up and they take the briefcase with them. During the flight Tamara discovers a strange packet of coffee in the briefcase. Philip panics and wants to get rid of the coffee ASAP. Apparently his little scheme worked, but in the Antwerp airport two inspectors take him to the police station for questioning. Meanwhile Tamara sneaks off. The inspectors find a second packet of 'white coffee' in the ... Written by Anonymous


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