This movie from the Netherlands takes us on a road trip to Paris! Shy, deaf Jamie (12) starts at the boarding school for the deaf. She is reluctant to make new friends. But when she is unable to go home one weekend, an unexpected plan develops with her bold classmate Imane (13). Together they set off on a road trip to Paris, but things don’t go as planned, turning the trip into an adventure. Jamie is forced to come out of her shell and the special encounters she experiences, make it a journey to remember.
Directed by Nicole van Kilsdonk - 2022
Cast: Mae van de Loo, and Douae Zine El Abidine
Location: The Labia Theatre - 68 Orange St, Gardens, Cape Town, 8000
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Part of our celebration of the Week of the Dutch Language at the Low Countries Film Festival 2023. From 29 September to 8 October, the Low Countries Film Festival showcases some of the finest contemporary Dutch-speaking films from Flanders, Belgium, and the Netherlands. Admission is free and open to anyone. In cooperation with the Embassy of Belgium in Pretoria, the Embassy of the Netherlands in Pretoria, and the Consulate General of Belgium in Cape Town.