Raynor Arkenbout

Raynor Arkenbout

Assistant director, director and screenwriter in Amsterdam, Netherlands

About Raynor

Currently looking for new full/temp position as junior director/screenwriter

In june 2016 I'll graduate from the RITCS: School of Arts in Brussels, Belgium as a director for fiction!

Previous work and credentials:
(undergraduate film, selected for several filmfestivals worldwide)



Name: Raynor Arkenbout

Lives in: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Occupation: Assistant Director, Director and Screenwriter


  • De Club van Sinterklaas & Geblaf op de Pakjesboot

    De Club van Sinterklaas & Geblaf op de Pakjesboot (2016)
    Film (Family) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director Add a Plot »

  • A New Frontier

    A New Frontier (2015)
    Film (Romance and Short) Director A short portrait about exploring and letting yourself be explored by another. A short film about love, vulnerability and space.

  • The Passion

    The Passion (2015)
    TV Movie (Biography, Drama, Music and Musical) Actor Add a Plot »

  • Playing Away from Home

    Playing Away from Home (2015)
    Film (Short and Drama) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director A strange kind of thriller about a man living a double life in fear but doesn't know what to do about it.

  • Hallo Bungalow

    Hallo Bungalow (2015)
    Film (Comedy) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director In park "De Lusthove" there are three women who are leading a boring life. They decide to blackmail their boss so that they will get money to start a new life. Their boss however hires two killers. The women will have to fight to survive.

  • Ik geloof dat ik gelukkig ben

    Ik geloof dat ik gelukkig ben (2015)
    Film (Romance) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director Add a Plot »

  • What Time Is It?

    What Time Is It? (2015)
    Film (Short, Drama, Family and Romance) Director Three events about love and memories, spread through time and the life of three generations.

  • Viskom

    Viskom (2014)
    Film (Short, Drama and Family) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director Mappie (80 years-old) lives in a small, old house in Amsterdam, all by herself. As she's suffering from Alzheimer, the memories of her past are slowly but surely disappearing. The present is already lost. She is isolated and it is close to impossible for her to make contact with the people around. In general, she wastes her days, staring at the television. When the pump of the fish tank breaks down, Mappie calls someone to stop by to repair it. Written by Anonymous

  • Aandacht Aub!

    Aandacht Aub! (2013)
    Television (Comedy) Actor Add a Plot »

  • 48 minuten

    48 minuten (2013)
    Film (Drama) Actor Brenda, Laura, Ruben and Willem meet each other at an uneasy therapy session. The unconventional therapist (Pamela Tevis) tells them they only have 48 minutes left to live... See full synopsis »

  • In het niets

    In het niets (2013)
    Film (Drama) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 1992: The undocumented Ghanaian Agymah (50) lives a secluded life as a cook in the outskirts of Amsterdam. When the ambitious dreamer Nina (12) arrives, Agymah is effectively forced to become her guardian. Nina drives Agymah crazy with her callous way of life and her eagerness to make contact with the outside world. Gradually, though, Agymah comes to understand that this is exactly what he has been escaping from and he realizes he must choose for life instead of waiting for death. When El Al flight 1862 crashes into their building, Agymah goes on a desperate search for the girl that gave him a reason to live. Into Thin Air is the first film based on the Bijlmer crash. It tells a human story of an event that has been branded into the collective memory of The Netherlands. Officially there were 43 fatalities, but because of the large number of illegal residents the actual figure will never be known. Written by Bastiaan Tichler

  • Vrijland

    Vrijland (2012 - 2013)
    Television (Drama and Family) Actor Add a Plot »

  • Last Exit Home

    Last Exit Home (2012)
    Film (Short, Comedy, Drama and Romance) Actor Leonard is a man of routine, as is his journey home from work. Everyday is the same. But today is an exception, when he meets a stranger who causes his fantasy and reality to collide.

  • Goede tijden, slechte tijden

    Goede tijden, slechte tijden (2010 - 2012)
    Television (Drama) Actor A group of friends and family living in a village.

  • High Tea

    High Tea (2011)
    Film (Short, Crime, Drama and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department British master thief Jack attempts to rip off his patron whilst carrying out a job in Amsterdam.

  • Spangas

    Spangas (2008 - 2009)
    Television (Drama and Family) Camera and Electrical Department Students and their problems.

  • Voetbalvrouwen

    Voetbalvrouwen (2009)
    Television (Drama and Romance) Camera and Electrical Department [Season 1] This Dutch version of "Soccer wives" follows several hot footballers of Heros, an Amsterdam top team and their family lives. Star player Italo Ferrero's fiancée Solange is used to being materially spoiled rotten by her gorgeous and horny stallion, but also put in her subordinate place; she covers for her fat brother Mikey, a robber, but Italo finds out and forbids any contact with her bothersome trailer-family. Newcomer Danny Doornbos' steady partner -soon married, under national press coverage to pay for his unfortunate gambling attempts- Renske Veldman wasn't prepared at all for life in the big league -he's no longer an available 'husband' on call- nor for the perks of his high income... Top scorer Jeffrey Woesthoff's wife Melanie uses her female charms to 'persuade' the club chairman in his office to keep hubby on a good spot; their son Dylan proves early maturity- in bed... Coach Arjan Duivendrecht's wife Liz demands he keeps his promise to stop now, after 20 years and ... Written by KGF Vissers

  • Radeloos

    Radeloos (2008)
    Film (Drama) Camera and Electrical Department Distraught is a Dutch film from 2008 by Dave Schram at the scenario of Mary Peters among others Marius Gottlieb, Marloes van der Wel, Renée Soutendijk, Monic Hendrickx and Victor Löw. The scenario is based on the book by Carry Slee. On October 16, 2008 Marius Gottlieb was raided on the set of SpangaS by writer Carry Slee who told him that the film 100 000 visitor. Story Edit Spoiler warning: The following text contains details of the content and / or the end of the story. Yara (Marloes van der Wel) already has an eye on for a while Paco (Marius Gottlieb) who attends school with her and as a DJ at parties running plates. But Paco has something to Floor (Robin Martens) and does not stand her. Yara's mother wants her daughter model but actually wants Yara to art school. Yara wants to lose weight to be not too thick and because Paco her might enjoyable. Therefore, she eats little, but they induced vomiting after a meal by stabbing a finger in her throat. Later she used a laxative. Paco's ...

  • Timboektoe

    Timboektoe (2007)
    Film (Drama, Family and Romance) Camera and Electrical Department Dutch teenagers Kars and Isa are furious when their eternally rowing parents decide to move to France and open a camping site there, which uprooting feels to them like exile in Timbuktu. Luckily Isa meets motherless half-Dutch boy Jules, who becomes their friend while trying to hide his dad is a shameful lush and wheeler-dealer. On top of all the family misery, they get involved in dangerous business. Written by KGF Vissers


  • RITCS: School of Arts, Brussels

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