Goede buren

Stella van Voorst van Beest Long documentary - 2018 - 82 min.
All ages

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Without anyone having missed her, Bep de Bruin was found dead at home in Rotterdam, ten years after her decease. For Ada (59) and Wilma (70), this is the reason to volunteer for the council campaign against loneliness. Together they pay home visits, looking for souls that can use help or an attentive ear. But the boundary between caring and meddling occasionally turns out to be vague. This results in some painful and awkward moments in this documentary, and in just as many affectionate and light-hearted scenes.

Credits

Production Company Basalt Film
Research
Director of Photography
Editing
Nicole Hálová
Sound Design
Sound on Set
TV Company
Distribution
Production Country
Netherlands