Barry Atsma

Barry Atsma is a Dutch actor. The family into which he was born moved many times, because Atsma's father worked as an expat for the Dutch-British multinational Unilever. Barry Atsma spent part of his youth in United Kingdom, Greece, Brasil and the Netherlands.

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A Thousand Kisses (2006)

Rising, rather autobiographical novelist Giph has a hot girlfriend, doctor and model Samarinde. His crude, domineering and progressive mother Ria's suffering an incurable decease in which she suffers from paraplegia. Her inevitably ensuing death is brought forward ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Willem van de Sande Bakhuyzen
CAST:  Carice van Houten  •  Tijn Docter  •  Catherine ten Bruggencate  •  Karina Smulders

Rising, rather autobiographical novelist Giph has a hot girlfriend, doctor and model Samarinde. His crude, domineering and progressive mother Ria's suffering an incurable decease in which she suffers from paraplegia. Her inevitably ensuing death is brought forward ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Willem van de Sande Bakhuyzen
CAST:  Carice van Houten  •  Tijn Docter  •  Catherine ten Bruggencate  •  Karina Smulders

Hector and the Search for Happiness (2014)

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Hector is a quirky psychiatrist who has become increasingly tired of his humdrum life. As he tells his girlfriend, Clara, he feels like a fraud: he hasn’t really tasted life, and yet he’s offering advice to patients who are just not getting any happier. So Hector ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Chelsom
CAST:  Simon Pegg  •  Rosamund Pike  •  Toni Collette  •  Tracy-Ann Oberman

Hector is a quirky psychiatrist who has become increasingly tired of his humdrum life. As he tells his girlfriend, Clara, he feels like a fraud: he hasn’t really tasted life, and yet he’s offering advice to patients who are just not getting any happier. So Hector ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Chelsom
CAST:  Simon Pegg  •  Rosamund Pike  •  Toni Collette  •  Tracy-Ann Oberman

Two Eyes Staring (2010)

Nine-year-old Lisa discovers her sinister new friend is the ghost of the dead twin of Lisa's mother. Then Lisa's father also begins to suspect his wife of hiding a terrible secret, resulting in deadly consequences…  (more)

DIRECTION:  Elbert van Strien
CAST:  Hadewych Minis  •  Barry Atsma  •  Isabelle Stokkel  •  Charlotte Arnoldy

Nine-year-old Lisa discovers her sinister new friend is the ghost of the dead twin of Lisa's mother. Then Lisa's father also begins to suspect his wife of hiding a terrible secret, resulting in deadly consequences…  (more)

DIRECTION:  Elbert van Strien
CAST:  Hadewych Minis  •  Barry Atsma  •  Isabelle Stokkel  •  Charlotte Arnoldy

Ooit (2008)

Jos is mentally-challenged and still living with his mother. On his 34th birthday his life is about to change dramatically.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jaap van Heusden
CAST:  Barry Atsma  •  Kuno Bakker  •  Leny Breederveld  •  Benja Bruijning

Jos is mentally-challenged and still living with his mother. On his 34th birthday his life is about to change dramatically.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jaap van Heusden
CAST:  Barry Atsma  •  Kuno Bakker  •  Leny Breederveld  •  Benja Bruijning

Loft (2010)

Five best friends, all married, decide to share a loft apartment. In this loft they meet their mistresses and conquests. Everything seems perfect, until one morning the body of an unknown young woman is found in the loft. The group of friends begin to suspect each ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Antoinette Beumer
CAST:  Anna Drijver  •  Kim van Kooten  •  Barry Atsma  •  Jeroen van Koningsbrugge

Five best friends, all married, decide to share a loft apartment. In this loft they meet their mistresses and conquests. Everything seems perfect, until one morning the body of an unknown young woman is found in the loft. The group of friends begin to suspect each ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Antoinette Beumer
CAST:  Anna Drijver  •  Kim van Kooten  •  Barry Atsma  •  Jeroen van Koningsbrugge

Stricken (2009)

Handsome Dutchman Stijn is the star of an advertising agency with his buddy Frenk and a hot womanizer. The boys start their own agency and Stijn marries colleague Carmen, who accepts his incurable greed for truly meaningless one-night-stands. Even fatherhood and a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Reinout Oerlemans
CAST:  Barry Atsma  •  Anna Drijver  •  Yfke Wegman  •  Jeroen Willems

Handsome Dutchman Stijn is the star of an advertising agency with his buddy Frenk and a hot womanizer. The boys start their own agency and Stijn marries colleague Carmen, who accepts his incurable greed for truly meaningless one-night-stands. Even fatherhood and a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Reinout Oerlemans
CAST:  Barry Atsma  •  Anna Drijver  •  Yfke Wegman  •  Jeroen Willems

Hotel Paradijs (2007)

Every day Paul crosses a canal that separates the Amsterdam city center from the north side, where his lover Christiaan lives and waits for him. A dear routine for both - until one day Paul meets Claire, who starts seducing him into her very own universe, the Hotel ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jan Krüger
CAST:  Martin Kiefer  •  Terence Schreurs  •  Barry Atsma  •  Hans Kemna

Every day Paul crosses a canal that separates the Amsterdam city center from the north side, where his lover Christiaan lives and waits for him. A dear routine for both - until one day Paul meets Claire, who starts seducing him into her very own universe, the Hotel ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jan Krüger
CAST:  Martin Kiefer  •  Terence Schreurs  •  Barry Atsma  •  Hans Kemna

The Storm (2009)

A fictional story within the historical context of the disastrous flood that engulfed the Dutch coastal province of Zeeland in 1953. When their farmhouse is destroyed by the flood, teenage mother Julia gets separated from her baby boy, whom she kept hidden in a box ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ben Sombogaart
CAST:  Sylvia Hoeks  •  Monic Hendrickx  •  Katja Herbers  •  Dirk Roofthooft

A fictional story within the historical context of the disastrous flood that engulfed the Dutch coastal province of Zeeland in 1953. When their farmhouse is destroyed by the flood, teenage mother Julia gets separated from her baby boy, whom she kept hidden in a box ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ben Sombogaart
CAST:  Sylvia Hoeks  •  Monic Hendrickx  •  Katja Herbers  •  Dirk Roofthooft

Night Run (2006)

Dennis is a taxi driver trying to start out his own company. One day, he gets the opportunity to buy a scarce and expensive but lucrative license.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dana Nechushtan
CAST:  Frank Lammers  •  Fedja van Huêt  •  Peggy Jane de Schepper  •  Mohammed Chaara

Dennis is a taxi driver trying to start out his own company. One day, he gets the opportunity to buy a scarce and expensive but lucrative license.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dana Nechushtan
CAST:  Frank Lammers  •  Fedja van Huêt  •  Peggy Jane de Schepper  •  Mohammed Chaara

Spoon (2005)

Years ago, Lepel's parents left an hot air balloon world tour. He stays with granny Koppenol, a mean bitch who constantly exploits him for domestic chores, in her buttons shop and even as accomplice in the department store where she steals the buttons from clothes. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Willem van de Sande Bakhuyzen
CAST:  Joep Truijen  •  Neeltje de Vree  •  Loes Luca  •  Carice van Houten

Years ago, Lepel's parents left an hot air balloon world tour. He stays with granny Koppenol, a mean bitch who constantly exploits him for domestic chores, in her buttons shop and even as accomplice in the department store where she steals the buttons from clothes. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Willem van de Sande Bakhuyzen
CAST:  Joep Truijen  •  Neeltje de Vree  •  Loes Luca  •  Carice van Houten

Father's Affair (2003)

Armin is in crisis. One fateful day he discovers he is infertile and has been throughout his life. From this he discovers his first wife, Monika, was unfaithful before she died. How else could she have the child that Armin always thought was his? His paranoia ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Maarten Treurniet
CAST:  Peter Paul Muller  •  Carice van Houten  •  Halina Reijn  •  Jan Decleir

Armin is in crisis. One fateful day he discovers he is infertile and has been throughout his life. From this he discovers his first wife, Monika, was unfaithful before she died. How else could she have the child that Armin always thought was his? His paranoia ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Maarten Treurniet
CAST:  Peter Paul Muller  •  Carice van Houten  •  Halina Reijn  •  Jan Decleir

Miffy the Movie (2013)

Miffy, her friends Melanie and Grunty and her dog Snuffy set out on a treasure hunt through the zoo. Father and Mother Bunny give them five riddles through a Treasure Hunt Song, about a color, a shape, a movement, a number and a sound. While discovering animals ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hans Perk
CAST:  Barry Atsma  •  Isa Hoes  •  Eva Poppink  •  Hanna Verboom

Miffy, her friends Melanie and Grunty and her dog Snuffy set out on a treasure hunt through the zoo. Father and Mother Bunny give them five riddles through a Treasure Hunt Song, about a color, a shape, a movement, a number and a sound. While discovering animals ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hans Perk
CAST:  Barry Atsma  •  Isa Hoes  •  Eva Poppink  •  Hanna Verboom

Taped (2012)

Johan and Saar make a final attempt to save their marriage by going on vacation to Buenos Aires. In keeping a promise to their daughter they will make a video of their activities there. When they accidentally witness (and videotape) a brutal murder they will have ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Diederik Van Rooijen
CAST:  Barry Atsma  •  Susan Visser  •  Darío Levy  •  Ignacio Rodríguez de Anca

Johan and Saar make a final attempt to save their marriage by going on vacation to Buenos Aires. In keeping a promise to their daughter they will make a video of their activities there. When they accidentally witness (and videotape) a brutal murder they will have ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Diederik Van Rooijen
CAST:  Barry Atsma  •  Susan Visser  •  Darío Levy  •  Ignacio Rodríguez de Anca

Accused (2014)

An assistant prosecutor zealously pursues a conviction in the case of a pediatric nurse accused of murdering her patients, but doubt arises when her evidence shows that the infants may have died of natural causes.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paula van der Oest
CAST:  Ariane Schluter  •  Fedja van Huêt  •  Barry Atsma  •  Amanda Ooms

An assistant prosecutor zealously pursues a conviction in the case of a pediatric nurse accused of murdering her patients, but doubt arises when her evidence shows that the infants may have died of natural causes.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paula van der Oest
CAST:  Ariane Schluter  •  Fedja van Huêt  •  Barry Atsma  •  Amanda Ooms

Kenau (2014)

While she fights a heroic battle against the Spanish besieger with her female army, Kenau, driven by hate and sorrow of the execution of her youngest daughter, is threatened to also lose her eldest daughter, because her fear and pain are covered by her stubborn ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Maarten Treurniet
CAST:  Monic Hendrickx  •  Barry Atsma  •  Lisa Smit  •  Sallie Harmsen

While she fights a heroic battle against the Spanish besieger with her female army, Kenau, driven by hate and sorrow of the execution of her youngest daughter, is threatened to also lose her eldest daughter, because her fear and pain are covered by her stubborn ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Maarten Treurniet
CAST:  Monic Hendrickx  •  Barry Atsma  •  Lisa Smit  •  Sallie Harmsen

In Your Name (2014)

A perfectly happy couple believe they live their dream when they expect their first child. That dream is shattered when the child dies, leaving them to cope with their loss, their environment, and ultimately themselves.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marco van Geffen
CAST:  Barry Atsma  •  Lotte Verbeek  •  Leny Breederveld  •  Ad van Kempen

A perfectly happy couple believe they live their dream when they expect their first child. That dream is shattered when the child dies, leaving them to cope with their loss, their environment, and ultimately themselves.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marco van Geffen
CAST:  Barry Atsma  •  Lotte Verbeek  •  Leny Breederveld  •  Ad van Kempen

Siv Sleeps Astray (2016)

Seven-year-old Siv’s first night sleeping over at her new friend Cerisia’s place turns out to be a magical one. In the early evening, many things are already beginning to seem odd, the exotic food, all of the animals ... At night though, the unfamiliar flat really ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Catti Edfeldt  •  Lena Hanno
CAST:  Astrid Lövgren  •  Lilly Brown  •  Henrik Gustafsson  •  Sofia Ledarp

Seven-year-old Siv’s first night sleeping over at her new friend Cerisia’s place turns out to be a magical one. In the early evening, many things are already beginning to seem odd, the exotic food, all of the animals ... At night though, the unfamiliar flat really ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Catti Edfeldt  •  Lena Hanno
CAST:  Astrid Lövgren  •  Lilly Brown  •  Henrik Gustafsson  •  Sofia Ledarp

In My Father's Garden (2016)

The story of a loving man and father who falls under the influence of an extremely orthodox Protestant sect. He sacrifices everything and everyone to this faith, including his business and the respect of his younger son. However, he never loses the love of his wife.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ben Sombogaart
CAST:  Gaite Jansen  •  Barry Atsma  •  Marcel Hensema  •  Nils Verkooijen

The story of a loving man and father who falls under the influence of an extremely orthodox Protestant sect. He sacrifices everything and everyone to this faith, including his business and the respect of his younger son. However, he never loses the love of his wife.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ben Sombogaart
CAST:  Gaite Jansen  •  Barry Atsma  •  Marcel Hensema  •  Nils Verkooijen

Men in the City 2 (2015)

A lot has changed in the lives of our men, but in the sequel to Men in the City, finding their true love turns out to be everything but a fairytale. So the search continues in full swing.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark de Cloe
CAST:  Daan Schuurmans  •  Barry Atsma  •  Jeroen Spitzenberger  •  Fabian Jansen

A lot has changed in the lives of our men, but in the sequel to Men in the City, finding their true love turns out to be everything but a fairytale. So the search continues in full swing.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark de Cloe
CAST:  Daan Schuurmans  •  Barry Atsma  •  Jeroen Spitzenberger  •  Fabian Jansen

Zurich (2015)

Zurich is a musical roadmovie about Nina, who discovers after the death of her great love, truckdriver Boris, he led a double life. Struggling with her feelings she comes to an almost unforgivable deed, and flees. She submerges into the truckers scene – not capable ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sacha Polak
CAST:  Wende Snijders  •  Barry Atsma  •  Sascha Alexander Geršak  •  Eva Duijvestein

Zurich is a musical roadmovie about Nina, who discovers after the death of her great love, truckdriver Boris, he led a double life. Struggling with her feelings she comes to an almost unforgivable deed, and flees. She submerges into the truckers scene – not capable ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sacha Polak
CAST:  Wende Snijders  •  Barry Atsma  •  Sascha Alexander Geršak  •  Eva Duijvestein
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