Netherlands 2011, drama short, 12min, s16mm scope, Kaliber Film
Eleven-year old Donnie refuses to accept his mothers boyfriend meanwhile he struggles at swimming lessons. A short story about growing up in an emotional vacuum.
40th Rotterdam International Film Festival, 16th Sofia International Film Festival, 58th Oberhausen Film Festival *in competition*, 53th Zinebi Bilbao *Nominated*, 29th BUFF International Film Festival, 31th Dutch Film Festival *Golden Calf Competition*, XIV FEC Festival_Cambrils-Reus, 15th Brussels International Short Film Festival *in competition*, 27th Odense International Film Festival *nominated*, Manlleu Film Festival, 2012 Buster International Film Festival for Children & Youth, and more…
cast: Twan van Tunen, Anke Engels, Juda Goslinga written by: Willem Baptist & Marko Martens director of photography Andre Jäger sound David Spaans editor Joost van de Wetering sound-design Ranko Paukovic original music by: Han Otten producer Mete Gümürhan, Kaliber Film casting: Elske Falkena wardrobe & costume design: Sara Hakkenberg make-up artist: Suzanne Pelgrim production design: Eva van Geenen visual effects & grading: Barend Onneweer first assistant director: Arjen Slings location manager: Michel van Meegdenburg lab: Studio L’Equipe Brussels