Years after his one-time neighbour was evicted, Roy thinks of him a lot. Now that he has to cope with a great loss, he wonders what drove Antoine at the time.
During his mother’s sickbed and after her ultimate decease, Roy pushes the limits, whether it involves speeding, sex, drugs or deafening music. As a young boy, he used to have a neighbour who listened to the intense Danse Macabre night after night. Roy now wonders whether back then Antoine was going through the same process as he is today. Two lives that crossed twenty years ago merge in this personal documentary essay.
Title: At Midnight Plays a Dance-Tune
Duration : 30 minutes
Category: Short Documentary
Edition: NFF 2018
Gouden Kalf nominees
Fentener van Vlissingen Fonds Award (2018)
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.