Nils Vleugels


Nils is a director & writer known for pushing the bar on sharp, off-beat comedy. He combines a love for storytelling with a dry sense of humor and precise comedic timing.
He wrote & directed the cringe comedy series Kramp, a ten episode online series commissioned by broadcaster VPRO. The first episode 'Curvy; received over two million views within the first month of its release.
His 2017 short film Weeën (Labor) received a Gouden Kalf nomination at the Netherlands Film Festival in the category Best Short Film. Hellingproef, his debut short film, was featured on He wrote the scripts for Rotor & Arrêt Pipi, both awarded with a Short Of The Week selection with the latter becoming a Vimeo Staff Pick.