About x!mage

With a background in architectural design and experience in the postproduction industry x!mage was founded in 2009 by Beate Lendt.

x!mage focuses on making films and documentaries on architecture and the city, art & culture as well as engaging in webdesign and webdevelopment.


Beate Lendt

Schoolmeesterstraat 123
1053 MB Amsterdam
The Netherlands


+31 (0)6 425 54 826


Case Studies NL showing at the
Beyond Participation Conference
in Dublin on 7th of June 2016

The Irish Architecture Foundation is organising a conference `Beyond participation`in Dublin. Case Studies NL will be part of the film program on 7th of June.

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NEXT21 showing in Groningen
on 3 June 2016

NEXT21 will show in the AFFR short film program during the conference `Building the future of Health`, 1-3 June 2016 in Groningen.

check the program


All films now on demand

x!mage now offers on demand screening of the films for a low pricing next to the distribution of the DVD`s to make the films available to a broader audience.
`Dreaming of a Treehouse` is also available with Chinese subtitles!

应观众需求, 观看“树屋之梦”时可选择中⽂字幕!

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Case Studies NL showing at the
Open Building Conference on
10 September 2015 in Zurich

x!mage and cc-studio (Gerald Lindner) are invited to present the film `Case Studies NL` during the Open Building Conference 2015 in Zurich.

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NEXT21 showing at TIAFF
19 June 2015 in CineCitta, Tilburg

Marathon film festival initiated by the AFFR, showing 12 films in 12 hours from 12 to 12, among which the 30 minute documentary NEXT21, about the experimental building in Osaka, Japan, first shown on AFFR in 2009.

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`Dreaming of a treehouse`
on 16 June 2015, 20:00 at
Filmoteca de Catalunya, Barcelona

Screening of the documentary on Frei Otto`s ecological building project in Berlin followed by a discussion with architects Robert Brufau, Estudi Soldevila i Joan Sabaté i Picasó.

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Frei Otto

A tribute to Frei Otto

uncube magazine dedicated a beautifully designed issue to 2015 Pritzker Prize winner Frei Otto, who died aged 89 on 9 March, this year.
I am very grateful to have met Frei Otto in his house in Warmbronn for a three hour video interview for the film `Dreaming of the Treehouse`.

view the magazine, including a trailer of the film


DVD is available now!

Case Studies NL - a film about 7 adaptive and participatory housing projects in the Netherlands is finished and the DVD is available now!

more information on the film

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x!mage produces documentaries on architecture and the city, like on the Dutch artist Louis LeRoy, on the experimental housing project NEXT21 in Osaka, Japan or on the ecological housing project of Frei Otto in Berlin.

Info on all films and trailers >>>

Directly go to vimeo to watch trailers>>>



x!mage also designs and develops websites on the basis of common content management systems like wordpress.

More on webdevelopment >>>


Shorts & other projects

Short videos, experiments, art projects, architecture etc...

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DVD shop

DVD shop

All recent films are available on DVD and can be ordered online.

Go to DVD shop >>>


x!mage collaborates with:

cc-studio architects
Vladimir Rakic composition & sounddesign

projects of x!mage are supported by

creative industries fund NL