I have the need to capture things that should not be forgotten.

That’s why I am a creator.

From the thoughts, the fantasies, the dreams and the reality we all have, I will make something you can hold on to forever.

I make it visual, readable, understandable,
but most important; unforgettable.


Femke Sierou Rijpkema
Amsterdam, 1997
film, photo, music, poetry
Academie Artemis Amsterdam

SAUDADE // written, edit, music and voice by sierou

Written, edit, music, and voice by Femke Sierou Rijpkema.
Directed by Jan Eric Hühn
DOP by Alex Schuchmann