Jeanine Cronie discovered her love for writing while studying Social Science at the University of Utrecht. After her studies, Jeanine made school programs in the cultural sector for seven years. In 2007 she wrote her first short film De Vogel is gevlogen. Jeanine subsequently wrote screenplays for both live-action and animated Children’s films and series. Her children’s series Evi & Co won first prize for the Best Live Action TV at the Chicago International Children’s Film Festival.
Her next children’s series will be produced and broadcasted in 2023 in the Netherlands, Belgium, and Germany. Jeanine also wrote podcast stories like Sterke verhalen van Super meiden and historical stories for audio tours (combination of fiction and historical facts). At this moment she is working on several projects like her first feature film.
Research within de Vrijplaats
Which historical stories are necessary to be translated into youth films and more importantly: from which perspective?