Het lege nest

Jesse de Jong Short documentary - 1999 - 34 min.

Other prizes

Tuschinski Award Jesse de Jong

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Short documentary shows the nerve-wracking silence that remains when the children of Kitty (45) have flown from the nest. Disappointment is great when one of the finest moments, the children's homecoming, unexpectedly backfires. Awarded the Pathé Tuschinski Award.


Director(s) Jesse de Jong
Producer(s) Ismene Straver
Roene Rooyens
Production Company Nederlandse Filmacademie
Director of Photography
Sound on Set
Production Country