An alternative creation myth of the small Caucasian Republic of Abkhazia sheds new light on a highly topical question in a world on fire: What is a country?
Jacob (46) travels across the United States with his daughter Sophie (15). They have fun, but the trip is disturbed by the repeaterd sudden disappearances of Sophie. In the desert of Nevada Sophie says goodbye to her father. This is a turning point for Jacob. As he returns to his wife the entire trip seems to be Jacob’s way to deal with a trauma.
Nobody likes the history lessons of master Menno, but when he finds a magical talisman, he throws his pupils in an adventure of all times.
At the funeral of their forty-year old son, two divorced sixty-year olds meet again after many years. In the following months their old love resurfaces and they decide to life together again. The consequences of this impossible love are often radical and absurd for the entire family.
The life of farmers boy Jorg and his friends feels unspoken differently after the death of their young friend Jochem one year earlier. While crossing around on their quads, the friends playfully bump up a group of Dutch-Moroccan newcomers, who will quickly change their sheltered existence irrevocably.
The film has it's premiere at the Dutch Film Festival in Utrechts and will be shown on Dutch television on December 15th, 2017 at 10:30 p.m. on NPO3.
Roos visits her mother in Norway yearly, but this time it’s different: she brings bad news. However, old pain and numerous reproaches keep Roos from sharing anything with her mother. With the help of her half brother and an old love, the two women reconcile and Roos is ready to take her next and inescapable step.