Froukje Tan is a writer and film director of documentaries for children, a documentary series and several short absurdist films. For Dutch Television she made two single-plays. In 2006 she attended the ‘North by Northwest' script course in Denmark. Froukje graduated from the Willem de Kooning Academy in Rotterdam, having studied animation, film and photography.
Fishy (1994, short, co-dir), The Day I Decided To Get a Girlfriend (2000, doc), Schuiven & schoffelen/Shoving & Shuffling (2001, doc), Het jongetje dat niemand verstond/The Boy Who Didn’t Understand Anybody (2003, short), Zondag/Sunday (2004), Maria's onvermogen/Mary’s property (2005), Links/Left (2008)