JAN DIEDEREN, director, producer, writer. Besides his work as an independent documentary filmmaker, Jan has made numerous factual and scientific programmes for Dutch national broadcasters and has filmed all over the world. He was honoured with the position of interviewer for the ‘Survivors of the Shoah Visual History Foundation’, established by Steven Spielberg to document the experiences of survivors and other witnesses of the Holocaust. Jan has an MA in Contemporary History

Stichting Gestolen Tijd Film- & TV-producties

Based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Stolen Time Films produces documentaries and television programmes as well as video productions for government ministries, non-profit organizations and corporations.


Our focus is culture, science, human interest and philosophy.


We are a non-profit foundation, driven by the desire to encourage open-mindedness, self-reflection and positive social change.


DAVE HERMAN, producer, screenwriter. Originally from London in the UK, Dave has been working at Stolen Time Films since 2006. He is currently working with Jan Diederen on their third documentary together and is also a screenwriter with two short films to his name. Dave studied music therapy and psychology.

PETER DE KOCK, director, producer. A graduate of the Dutch Film Academy, Peter has worked in various professional roles on numerous film and TV productions, both drama and factual. His documentary The Hands of Che Guevara was selected at numerous international film festivals. Peter has an MA in Criminal Investigation.