Rebellious fourteen-year-old Julian has to take care of his alcoholic mother. But really he’s mostly concerned with twenty-year-old Lara, who drives around on her scooter. Because of his infatuation with Lara, Julian doesn’t see that his mother’s condition is getting progressively worse.


Roemer Prins, Eva Duijvestein, Hannah Hoekstra, Vanja Rukavina, Tonino Claassens


DirectorLéonie de Boer
ScreenplayLéonie de Boer and Anke Boerstra
ProducerStienette Bosklopper
VARA & VPRO Television
Director of photographyReinout Steenhuizen
Production DesignElsje de Bruijn
EditorDorith Vinken
MusicRoald van Oosten
Sound designRonnie van der Veer
Costume designFleur Enderberg

Supported by

Made within the framework of the One Night Stand by the Netherlands Film Fund, the film is co-produced with VPRO Television, VARA Television, NTR Television and supported by the Netherlands Media Fund, The Netherlands Film Fund and the Co-production Fund for Domestic Broadcasting (CoBO).

Release & Festivals

World premiere at the Netherlands Film Festival 2013

Marfa Film Festival

Technical Features

Dutch, 43 mins, DCP, color, Dolby Digital