Îles Flottantes

The day after their thirtieth birthday, best friends Kaat, Sacha and Isa realize it’s time to start taking life seriously. But their attempts to move forward have unforeseen consequences.


Maria Kraakman, Manja Topper, Halina Reijn


Director & ScreenplayNanouk Leopold
ProducerCirce Films - Stienette Bosklopper
Co-producerMotel Films
VPRO Television
Director of photographyBenito Strangio
Art directionDiana van de Vossenberg
EditorKatharina Wartena
MusicHarry de Wit
SoundmixerFerry de Pater
Costume designManon Blom & Ingrid Schagen
CastingJob Gosschalk

Supported by

Îles Flottante was made within the framework of De Oversteek. The film is funded by The Netherlands Film Fund, the Co-production Fund for Domestic Broadcasting (CoBO), Incentive Fund Dutch Cultural Broadcasting Productions.

Release & Festivals

World premiere at the International Film Festival Rotterdam 2001
Released in the Netherlands on 12-04-2001 by A-Film Distribution

Tiger Award Competition IFF Rotterdam 2001
Prize of the city Utrecht 2001, J.Jordaan Award Amsterdam Art Foundation 2002

Karlovy Vary IFF CZ, Pusan IFF KR, Rotterdam IFF NL

Technical Features

82 minutes, 35mm, 25 fbs, colour, Dolby SR.