Bio & Track Record

Gerrie Van Rompaey, ♀, °1962, Belgium (Flanders)

Scriptwriting: TV / VTM

Gina & Chantal, creator & headwriter, drama series, 10 episodes, VTM (2016-2018)
Safety First, headwriter comedy series, all 2 seasons: Shelter TV – VTM (2013/2014) (nominations & awards: BANFF Rockie Awards (2014, nominated Best Sitcom); World Media Festival –Hamburg (Gold for Best Comedy). Rose d’Or Eurovision (2015, nomination); National awards: HA! van Humo. Televisiester.
Kotmadam: scriptwriter Comedy, now 24th season;) (2006-2018)
Diggers: co-creator & scriptwriter new drama series, VTM, in development (2014-2017)
Crème de la Crème: co-creator & scriptwriter dramaseries, Sylvester Productions – VTM (2012)
Code 37: scriptwriter Crimi series (vice squad) – co-screenwriter (3 ep) (2009-2011)
De Rodenburgs: scriptwriter Drama series (4 ep) (2010-2011)
Ella, telenovelle, co-creator concept (2010)
Happy Singles , co-creator & scriptwriter comedy series (26 ep) RV Producties. VTM (2004 -2009)
Familie: (daily soap) storylining & scriptwriting (2009-2010)
Wittekerke scriptwriter (bi-weekly one hour drama series) (2001-2004)
Verschoten en Zoon scriptwriter (sitcom) (1999-2001)

BRTN – Fictie:
F.C. De Kampioenen scriptwriter (4 ep) (1993-2000)
L’Italiani in Algeri scriptwriter (videofilm Jacques Servaes)(1995)
S.S.S.O.S.S.S scriptwriter (short, dienst Jeugd, EBU)(1995)
Het Park scriptwriter (soap)    (1992-1993)

Film:
Scriptconsulting: Safety First, the Movie (2015)
Scriptconsulting: King of the Belgians (film by Brosens & Woodworth, 2016)
Scriptdoctoring ZWIJG KLEINE, Frank Van Passel, Roses Are Blue, 2004 (productie cancelled)
Scriptdoctoring & rewrite Le Bal Masqué, Julien Vrebos, MJM, 1997 (winner 3 Plateau-awards)
Scriptdoctoring & rewrite Lisa, Jan Keymeulen, Era Films, 1995

Theatre:
2 Musicals, 3 adaptations

Multimedia/musea: Script 5S-experience Historium Brugge (2012).

 Lecturer:
2005-2018: guest lecturer screenwriting  RITS filmschool Brussels
2007-2013: lecturer screenwriting art academy Antwerpen KASKA-DKO

Miscealanous:
Co-founder & Ex-president of the Flemish Screenwriters’ guild scenaristengilde.be

LANGUAGES: Dutch, English, Portuguese, French, German.

IMDB (incomplete)

Linkendin

www.facebook.com/gerrie.vanrompaey

Contact:

Gerrie@heteilandpen.be , +351910503708 or +32475260613

Studies & courses:
Theater directing (Rits)
Marketing (IHAM)
Flemish writing academy
Story Structure & scriptwriting (Robert McKee)
Sitcom-writing (Jurgen Wolff)
Comedy Intensive Course (Steve Kaplan – Londen, 2007)
Filmgenres (Ken Dancyger – Binger Amsterdam, 2008)
Non-linear scriptwriting (Guillermo Arriaga- Raindance Londen, 2012)
TV Lab EPI (Berlin, 2014) 

Het Eiland Pen