Alchemic Film is a Dutch film company, founded by Paul Oscar Kanter and Ibrahim (Ibo) Karatay, with the goal of producing artistically independent films in the tradition of auteur cinema. They develop and produce short films and features.
Alchemic Film’s first production, the short film Lejla (directed by Stijn Bouma, a student at Béla Tarr’s film.factory) was selected for the Cannes Cinéfondation 2017. Their next film, Regained Memory (also by Bouma) was shot in Bosnia and Herzegovina in early 2017 and is currently in post-production. Ibrahim Karatay’s directing debut, the short film Shadow of Violence, is currently being financed.