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International Premiere

Netherlands | 12 MINUTES | Dutch |


A young writer threatens to go crazy under the care of his demented mother. On the verge of insanity, he decides to look up three works of art that helped him recover from a previous psychotic episode


Directed by Jaap van Heusden

With his films, JAAP VAN HEUSDEN'S priority is to capture the wonder between people. His films have been recognized at festivals around the globe and in 1998, he founded Semfilms-a platform for young filmmakers. As a director of fiction, van Heusden created a number of short films starring, among others, Frank Groothof, Saabri Saad El-Hamus, and Dragan Bakema. Currently he is developing a high-end drama series commissioned by Dutch national television.