Johan Nijenhuis & Co | JOCO Media

Johan Nijenhuis & Ingmar Menning
Karperweg 45 | 1075 LB Amsterdam
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Johan Nijenhuis & Co and JOCO Media are film and television production companies, specialized in (romantic) comedies, drama, and family content. We focus on recognizable subjects with a high entertainment value for a wide audience. Our projects include mainstream box-office hits like Loving Ibiza, Tuscan Wedding, and Boys Will Be Boys, and TV-series like Trollie and The Swell. We are always developing new screenplays and offer continuity to our filmmakers.


Summer with Rana
Director: Sanne Vogel. Screenwriter: Kate Brown. Cast: Polleke van der Sman, Nuraan Darwish, Anneke Blok, Katrien van Beurden. Country: NL. Co-producer: KRO-NCRV. Status: completed. Release: 23 February 2019. Sort: Television film. Duration: 68 min. Genre: drama, children. Distribution/Sales: Dutch Features Global Entertainment.

Suzan (10) spends her summer with her grandmother, because her mother – Connie – is a war correspondent in Syria. She visits a recently built refugee camp near Grandma's house and befriends Rana, a fascinating girl with brightly coloured clothing. It turns out they have much more in common than just their favourite flavour of ice-cream, and they help each other in their 'summer without mum’.

Cuban Love
Director: Johan Nijenhuis. Screenwriter: Annelou Verboon. Cast: Susan Visser, Jan Kooijman, Abbey Hoes, Rolf Sanchez. Country: NL. Co-producer: n/a. Status: completed. Release: 14 February 2019. Sort: feature-length film. Duration: 105 min. Genre: romantic comedy. Distribution/Sales: Entertainment One Benelux / Dutch Features Global Entertainment.

After her divorce, Loes (Susan Visser) has lost her faith in love. When her daughter Maartje (Abbey Hoes) decides to get married to a Cuban, Loes is on the next plane to the Caribbean island to prove that her future son-in-law is only out to get a green card. Once on the mesmerising island, Loes learns more about love than she ever had expected.