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Founded in 2013 by director Gilles Coulier and actor Gilles De Schryver.

Gilles De Schryver is a Belgian film & theatre actor, writer and producer and is managing partner and co-founder of De Wereldvrede.

Next to his work for De Wereldvrede he is artistic director of a middle-sized state-funded Flemish theatre company called ‘het KIP’ ( In the shows of ‘het KIP’ he can be seen in- and outside of Europe in Dutch, in English as well as in French. He has freelanced for other theatre companies for over 15 years.

As an actor De Schryver has more than 450 shooting days on his record and is primarily known by larger audiences for his performances in both internationally successful TV-series 'Code 37' and feature film 'Hasta La Vista (Come as you are)'.

Gilles Coulier is a Belgian director, producer, scriptwriter and partner and co-founder of De Wereldvrede.

Gilles studied Audiovisual Arts at the Sint-Lukas Brussels University of Art and Design. Besides videoclips and publicity he made three shorts, 'Iceland', 'Paroles' and 'Mont Blanc' With these shorts he was selected for numerous filmfestivals around the world. The films screened at Cannes Festival, Abu Dhabi Festival, Leeds Film Festival, Hong Kong Film Festival, Rio, Fluxus Film Festival, Brussels Film Festival...

In 2014 Coulier completed directing the fiction series 'Bevergem' for CANVAS and is currently working on his first Feature Film, 'Cargo'. Both under the wings of De Wereldvrede.

Wouter Sap is a Belgian producer, and is CFO, Tax Shelter expert and partner of De Wereldvrede.

Next to his work for De Wereldvrede he is also managing director and founder of Lionheart Productions, a production company that focuses on documentaries. He studied Economics, Law, Political and Social sciences (option Conflict & Development), and Communication.

Wouter earned his credits producing the documentary Can a Man Change The City (directed by Manu Riche & Sien Versteyhe), a Sancta Media production and as a producer of the documentary JUNIOR, a Lionheart production.

Together with RITS, Wouter produced the documentary Femme de la rue, and is making a series of documentaries for Belgian National Television.

The team

Awards & nominations

- Bevergem/The Natives - Rockie Awards - Nominee Comedy Series2016
- Bevergem - Vlaamse Televisiesterren Beste Comedy2016
- Bevergem - Vlaamse Televisiesterren Beste Scenario2016
- Bevergem - International Film Festival Rotterdam (Episodic/Epidemic)2016
- Bevergem - Film Fest Gent Serial Madness selection2015
- Guest - Press Award Internationaal Kortfilmfestival Leuven2015
- Guest - Leuven Short Film Competition2015
- Cargo - Participant Torino Film Lab2015
- Bevergem/The Natives - Séries Mania2015
- Mont Blanc - Cannes Short Film Competition2013
- IJsland - Abu Dhabi Official Short Competion2010
- IJsland - Cannes Cinefondation sélection2010
- IJsland - Wildcard Winner VAF2009
- Paroles - Jury Prize Int. Short Film Festival Leuven2010
- IJsland - Best Belgian Short IJsland FIFIB2010
- Mont Blanc - Leuven Short Film Competition2012
- IJsland - EU Shorts Official Competition2010
- IJsland - FIFIB2010
- IJsland - Leuven Short Film Competition2009
- IJsland - Leeds International Film Festival2010
- IJsland - Film Festival Vendome2009
- Paroles - Leuven Short Film Competition2010
- Paroles - Brussels Short Film Festival 2010
- Mont Blanc - Abu Dhabi International Film Festival2013
- Mont Blanc - Ostend Film Festival2013
Mont Blanc - Québec City Film Festival2013
- Mont Blanc - Brussels Short Film Festival2013
- Mont Blanc - Rhode Island International Festival2013
- Mont Blanc - Filmets Badalona2013
- Mont Blanc - Festival International du Film Francophone de Namur2013
- Mont Blanc - Nederlands Film Festival2013
- Mont Blanc - Festival du Film de Montagne2013
- Mont Blanc - Utrecht Film Festival2013
- Mont Blanc - Best Male Actor Wim Willaert2013
- Mont Blanc - Cinélab Award Best Image2013
- Mont Blanc - Prize of Union Belgian Filmpress2013