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.
Ironic view by filmmaker Janine Prins of the 'manufacturability' of the Dutch landscape and its influence on culture. Plastic Tulips is a short kaleidoscopic portrait of stereotypical Holland. The film shows attractive yet clichéd pictures of for instance a windy beach, windmills, a cyclist in a snow-covered polder landscape, Madurodam, trams in the rain, the flower auction at Aalsmeer, a dredger and skaters on Amsterdam's Leidseplein. The filmmaker uses these pictures to express her mixed feelings about the country where she grew up.