Ju Ju

Otakar Votocek Television drama - 1996 - 53 min.

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Contemporary television drama from the VARA series De smeltkroes (The Melting Pot) about a Dutch couple that offers a helping hand to a Ghanian refugee. When Katrien finds the Ghanian Maxwell in her cellar, she decides to offer him a new home with her friend Alexander. Her impulsive choice has far-reaching consequences. Before Maxwell finally says farewell to his own illusions, he turns the world of his Dutch `hostess' and her boyfriend. The storyline is reflected in computer animations of a cartoon strip by Alexander. In this a Dutch woman falls madly in love with a mysterious Asian. In the end this man seems to have betrayed her. Or not?

Credits

Director(s) Otakar Votocek
Producer(s) Jan Rutger Achterberg
Production Company
Director of Photography
Production Design
Henri de Maar
Editing
Sytse Kramer
Sound on Set
Music
Cast
TV Company
Production Country
Netherlands