Welcome To Holland Film Services

Many of our clients are international feature film and television production companies or producers.

We have provided services and support for projects with budgets from a few thousand to millions of dollars – TV Series and Feature Films, Commercials, Corporate Videos, Photo Shoots, Reality TV and Game Shows, PSAs, Web-Based Programming and more.

Our experience encompasses feature films, car commercials, shoots with process rigs, Russian Arm and helicopter set-ups, fashion and lifestyle commercials and photo shoots, electronics, consumer products, music videos, scripted and non-scripted television series, and documentaries.

We find the best solutions for every budget and adapt to the client’s needs and preferences, while aiming to make your stay and shoot in Europe and The Netherlands a happy and memorable one.

Meet John

John Trapman
John TrapmanProducer

Holland Film Services was established by John Trapman. Being a North American living in Europe, John knows it can be difficult to shoot abroad. By placing his 20 years of experience and contacts at your disposal, he is able to make you feel at home.

His comprehensive knowledge of the Dutch production scene ensures that HFS’s clients will always be offered solutions that are reliable, cost effective and efficiently produced.


“Love your work.
Thanks John.”
Glen Collins, Producer @ Pull the Trigger Ltd
“It was a pleasure working with you and with your team, everything you provided was above my expectation. Even though we had a small budget the production value was huge. Hope to work again with you soon. I mean it.
Thanks a lot!!!!”
Federico Salvi, Executive Producer @ BedeschiFilm
“I cannot recommend John and his team more highly. Effortless, transparent, honest and good humoured; working with John was an absolute pleasure from start to finish. Amsterdam is a fabulous production centre, and John is a consummate professional with a wealth of experience.”
Phil Barnes, UK Producer