Vincent Tilanus is a young filmmaker from The Netherlands. Vincent graduated from the Netherlands Film Academy in 2018 with the fiction short film Gold Leaf (Bladgoud) (2018) which has screened at film festivals around the world and won the Prix Amnesty International France at the Poitiers Film Festival. His short film Marlon Brando (2020) is officially selected for the prestigious Semaine de la Critique of the Cannes Film Festival and the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). Marlon Brando was also nominated for a Dutch Academy Award (Golden Calf) for best short film. His newest film Heartbeats (2021, 46mins) won the Dutch Academy Award (Golden Calf) for best actor in a leading rol.