Time and Place, a Talk with My Mom, 35 min, Color + B&W, Stereo, Netherlands, 2015
Special mention video
Video multimedia documentary portraits/lyrical family autobiography
The mother of the filmmaker tells about how her life went when she first came to live in a poorly maintained canal house in Amsterdam fifty years ago. The rapid career of the father; the dramatic separation; her four children she raised alone; she tries to remember the whole story. But she doesn’t want her face in the picture and there are only a few photo’s. Her story is however told in a visual manner using unorthodox reconstruction techniques.