Bewaren - of hoe te leven

Digna Sinke Long documentary - 2018 - 86 min.
All ages
Foul language

Gouden Kalf-nominatie

Beste Lange Documentaire Digna Sinke

NFF Archive

You are now in the NFF Archive. The archive contains contains information on film, TV and interactive productions that were screened at past festival editions. The NFF does not dispose of this material. For this, please contact the producer, distributor or broadcaster. Sometimes, older films can also be found at the Eye Film Museum or the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision.

As long as she can remember, director Digna Sinke saves all sorts of things, ranging from sugar bags and clothes to old newspapers and film reviews. Together with her mother (92), she tries to find the mainspring of this urge. It turns out the saved items serve as memory machines. Now that digitalisation is rapidly expanding, less and less room seems to be available for possessions, which is why she also consults her polar opposites: the digital nomad and minimalist for whom a passport, bank card, laptop and phone seem to be all they need. 


Director(s) Digna Sinke
Producer(s) Monique Busman
Michiel van Erp
Production Company De Familie Film & TV
Director of Photography
Sound Design
Sound on Set
TV Company
Production Country