Synopsis

 

When the Dutch flight attendant Lin needs to assist in a childbirth during a flight, this confronts her with painful memories from the past. After that, an accidental encounter with the fifteen-year-old Nicu, who lives in the underground tunnels of Bucharest, unfolds in a complex connection between both.

At the Dutch Film Festival 2018 ‘In Blue’ has won 3 Gouden Kalveren for Best Script (Jan Willem den Bok / Jaap van Heusden), Best Director (Jaap Heusden), Best Actress (Maria Kraakman)

‘In Blue’ was also the Jury Award Winner at the Austin Film Festival 2017

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Recensie De Volksrant
Recensie NRC
Recensie VPRO




In Blue could have become a simplistic fairytale with a dubious moral ending but the script, written by van Heusden and Jan Willem den Bok is no cheap romantic drama.
(De Volkskrant)

In Blue
Jan Willem den Bok (screenwriter)
Jaap van Heusden (director, screenwriter)

Duration: 128 min.
Premiere: Openingsfilm Film by the Sea 2017.
Produced by IJswater.