Jelmar Hufen

Jelmar Hufen

Director at CZAR Amsterdam

Bruxelles, Belgium


Jelmar Hufen is a concept driven director with a keen eye, a deadpan sense of humour and a great skill for directing actors. In recent years Jelmar directed work for brands like Vodafone, Ford, McDonald’s, Bavaria, Audi, The Dutch Government and many more. His Femme-o-matic film for won a Young Director Award during the Cannes Lions and was named Best Viral on Dutch Public Broadcast.
Jelmar’s debut short film For a few marbles more has been selected for 240 festivals in 57 countries and received a whopping 41 awards. It’s the most selected and awarded Dutch (short) film ever. 

Sector Experience


People I worked with

Frederike Groen
Creative Director
Los Bastardos
Doug Hancock
Amsterdam Worldwide
Florian Legters
Art Director
Los Bastardos
Lennert Hillege
Director of Photography
DDB Amsterdam
Maarten Van Hemmen
DDB Amsterdam


CZAR Amsterdam
Amsterdam, Netherlands
2010 - Present (7 years 1 month)



2010 (1 year)

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