Alko, a youngster living in the Dutch countryside, is occupied with girls, carbide-shooting and his changing body. While he and his best friend Björn are struggling with their emerging sexuality, the villagers suspect Alko of being gay. This troubles him so much that he makes a decision he will learn to regret.
Film Festivals & Awards
- Noordelijk Film Festival, the Netherlands (11 – 15 November, 2015)
- Northern Film Festival, long film competition, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands NOVEMBER 2018 won: main award
- Outview Film Festival – Athens Queer Film Festival, Athens, Greece, APRIL 2019
- Festival Hongerige Wolf, Hongerige Wolf, The Netherlands, JULY 2019
- Hollywood New Directors, USA, AUGUST 2019
- Los Angeles LGBT International Film Festival, LA, AUGUST 2019 won: Best film award & Audience award
Family Affair Films
BNNVARA, VPRO, NTR
Henk-Jan Doornbosch, Liam Feikens, Maurins Boonstra, Jack Jansen, Yamila Huft, Jochem Smit & Rene Jonkman.
Screenwriter: Britt Snel, Producer: Floor Onrust, Executive Producer: Thom Arends & Maaike Gronheid, First AD: Anna van Schijndel, Cinematographer: Tijn Sikken, Gaffer: Rene Dingelstad, Production Designer: Arne Leddy, Costume designer: Robin van Dam, Editor: Maarten Ernest, Sound Designer: Fabian Ort, Set on set: Daimo da Costa, Composer: Hans Nieuwenhuijsen, Script Editor: Matthijs van der Veer.
February 10, 2021