Erik creates films and television shows, using different animation techniques as well as live action and documentary style filming. Projects are often produced entirely in house; idea development, screenplay, animation, music etc. When needed collaborations are established with companies in Holland or abroad. Have a look at some of the current projects.

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Dutch writer, director, and animator Erik van Schaaik, recognized for Vent and Under The Apple Tree, is currently working on his first animated feature film Hieronymus, about medieval painter Bosch.

Anita van Dalen, Erik’s regular collaborator, experienced in the field of new media, festivals and theater, (co-)produced several of Erik’s films and is head of marketing.

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We can provide the following services:

  • idea- and story development
  • storyboarding and animatics
  • production and character design
  • animation, various techniques
  • camerawork
  • editing
  • music score
  • direction
  • production
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Under The Apple Tree wins at South African Horrorfest

A mooooost bodacious win for Under The Apple Tree in Cape Town: Best Stop-Animated Short at South African Horrorfest 2016. A big thanks to the demonian Capetonians from the Apple-crew here in...

A win in the Big Apple

Under The Apple Tree has won Best Short at NYC Horror Film Festivall, New York, USA! The Ink And Code wrote a cracking review about the festival and our film: (Did I say cracking..?) The New York...

Double win for the apples

Apple tree has picked up the award for Best Director and the award for Best Short at Eerie Horror Film Festival (October 29 – October 30, 2016) in the USofA! Needless to say we are bloody grateful,...