Apart from the film’s screening, the programme includes a toast and a post-screening interview with Jelena and Harrie on making dance films, the role of dance in storytelling and the challenges of making a dance film.
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Naar Huis (Going Home)
At the request of his mother, André returns to his parents’ home to visit his dying father. His sister Sanne, her husband and their son are also present at the death bed. The meeting of the family members opens up old wounds and frustrations. At the same time there are the beautiful memories of happy moments. In a dynamic of attraction and repulsion, the family members are heading for the inevitable loss.
A number of big names are associated with Naar Huis, such as Huub Smit, Liz Snoijink, Hans Dagelet, Patricia van Deutekom, Kim-Jomi Fischer, Beaudil Elzenga and Rowan van den Boom.