Pieter De Buysser

Flemish Playwright and Filmmaker

Pieter De Buysser’s plays, essays and writing combine politics with philosophy. He has received the Petr Hvižď award for being a promising author of the year in 2003. His short film, De Intrede showed at the international short film festival in Brno. He released a novel in 2012 called De Keisnijders (Stonecutters), using unorthodox literary methods while predicting the evolution of the Occupy movement in the next 75 years in the hands of new generations. His play, Book Burning, has been performed at the Prague Archa Theater in collaboration with the artist Hans Op De Beeck.