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Tijs Tinbergen (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈtɛis ˈtɪnˌbɛrɣə(n)] ; born c. 3 July 1947 in Hulshorst  [ af; fr; nl ]) [1] is a Dutch filmmaker.

Tinbergen graduated with honors from the Netherlands Film Academy in 1975. [2] He primarily produces documentaries, usually in collaboration with the producer Jan Musch. In 2009, he won the Golden Calf award for his film Rotvos. [3]

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  1. Birth announcement in Nunspeet Vooruit, 4 July 1947.
  2. "Interview Tijs Tinbergen en Jan Musch (Rotvos)" (in Dutch). moviescene.nl.
  3. Two NCRV documentaries win Golden Calf (Dutch) Archived 2015-04-02 at the Wayback Machine