Rogier van der Ploeg
The founding father of Czar. Rogier van der Ploeg studied at the Dutch Film Academy and founded Czar in 1990.
At first, he started out by directing music videos, but later on the focus moved to directing commercials, and with success. In 1996 he won a Grand Prix in Cannes for the world famous Rolo film. You know, the one with the elephant. Rogier directed over 600 films in over 15 countries but is still as enthusiastic to shoot a small video clip with his digital Bolex and a one-man crew.