Graduation film about the life in prison of a number of women in the Bijlmer Bajes. Twelve female prisoners were willing to cooperate for the film. The story is based on their experiences. In order to blur the boundaries between fiction and reality, actors were casted as well.

Credits

Set geluid
Muziek
Production company
Nederlandse Filmacademie
Distributor NL
Cineco

Title: Bijlmer bloemen
Year: 1989
Duration : 52 minutes
Category: Short Feature
Edition: NFF 1999

Gouden Kalf nominees

Other awards

Pathé Tuschinski Award (1989)

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