Studio Ruba is a new Amsterdam based
boutique production company founded by
producers Maarten van der Ven and Layla Meijman

Recent Projects

De Straat II – Save It

45 min l stand- alone TV l Amira Duynhouwer l Studio Ruba l NTR l in production More info


90 min l Dwight Fagbamila l Studio Ruba l in production More info

De Straat II – The Walrus

45 min l stand- alone TV l Zara Dwinger l Studio Ruba l NTR l in production More info


9 min l Ben Brand l Studio Ruba l NTR l 2020 More info


we have received development funding for director and longtime collaborator Joost van Heziks' exiting next movie BEN that is written by Nathan Vecht.

Single Plays

we have secured financing for two 45 minutes single plays in collaboration with broadcaster NTR that are written and directed by female filmmakers Amira Duynhouwer and Zara Dwinger.

The Idyll & other Exotics

this black comedy ensemble film by Aaron Rookus has received artistic developmentfunding by the Netherlands Film Fund and is part of EAVE 2020. We presented the film last CineMart as part of Boost NL and are open for co-productions.

Your Mother!

In Your Mother! the quirky 10-year-old girl Louie experiences the adventure of a lifetime with her eccentric long lost mother Karina. Within the framework of Cinema Junior (NFF) we are developing this debutfilm by Zara Dwinger and Nena van Driel. The project is selected for CineKid ScriptLab 2020.