Stop Acting Now

Mijke de Jong Feature film - 2016 - 82 min.
Six plus
Violence
Foul language

Gouden Kalf-nominatie

Beste Actrice Maartje Remmers

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Members of the socially committed Rotterdam-based theatre collective Wunderbaum decide to quit acting and take real action. One actress, for example, sets up De Basisoptimisten, focussing on underprivileged urban areas. Following the Japanese example, another member opens a Bar of Tears. One of the actors sees more good in radical actions against bankers and multinationals. The differences in approach and vision put the collective under pressure. Fact and fiction intertwine in this docudrama that wraps up their theatre project The New Forest.

Credits

Director(s) Mijke de Jong
Script Matijs Jansen
Mijke de Jong
Wunderbaum
Producer(s) Maartje van Doodewaard
Laurette Schillings
Frans van Gestel
Arnold Heslenfeld
Production Company
Wunderbaum
Topkapi Films
Nienke van Wijk
Director of Photography
Production Design
Editing
Sound Design
Sound on Set
Music
Cast
Website
Production Country
Netherlands