OAK Motion Pictures is based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. OAK develops and (co-)produces feature films and television drama for the national and international market.

We feel strongly about transparency, integrity, sustainability and confidence. We believe it takes time to grow and develop layer by layer, in order to end up with a solid company and films to match.

Our mission is to stimulate, inspire and challenge our directors and writers. We only select a number of projects to work on in order to produce daring and accessible quality films for an international audience.

OAK is both a voting member of the European Film Academy, the EAVE network and the ACE network and alumni from the Binger Filmlab, Torino Filmlab and the Andrzej Wajda Studio.

Trent - Producer

Trent studied Economics and Philosophy before he graduated from the Dutch film academy in 1997. He has worked on several drama series such as The Daltons and feature films as Simon. For almost 10 years he owned the video store Cinema in Amsterdam, where he worked in the evenings so he could be on set during the day.

He now has produced films like CAN GO THROUGH SKIN, which won 3 Golden Calfs and premiered at the Berlinale, but also the Argentian feature VILLEGAS that played in official selection of Cannes Film Festival 2012. Together with director Charlotte Scott-Wilson he made the short HOLD ON that won a.o. Tribeca, Huesca and Manhattan Shorts.

His upcoming feature film is WHEN FUCKING SPRING IS IN THE AIR by Polish/Japanese director Danyael Sugawara

He likes to work with enthusiastic, nice and skilled people to make emotional, special and layered films in a collaborative manner.


Marielot van der Slikke - Script Editor

Marielot van der Slikke graduated from the Dutch film academy in 2015 as a screenwriter with the film LAZARUS which was nominated for a student Oscar.

Marielot has been working for OAK Motion Pictures for four years as script editor and coordinator of each feature film in development. She is also pursuing her passion and career as a screenwriter. She co-wrote the short film HOLD ON which won Best Short at TRIBECA Film Festival 2016.

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