After suffering a cerebral haemorrhage two years ago, nothing is the same anymore for 21-year-old Jasmijn. She and her mother are constantly looking for the right balance between care and independence.

Two years ago, the 21-year-old Jasmijn suffered a cerebral haemorrhage during a trip. Once back home, everything changed, not only for Jasmijn, but also for her parents and two younger brothers. Mother Peronne is faced with a permanent dilemma: when should I guide her, when should I keep my distance? She takes her daughter by the hand to discover her capacities, but at the same time she is a scapegoat for anything Jasmijn runs up against. The documentary shows to what extent both Jasmijn and her mother are looking for the right balance between care and independence.


Credits

Director
Executive producer
Research
Muziek
Onegg
Production company
Vossenfilms

Title: De lengte van liefde
Year: 2016
Duration : 48 minutes
Category: Short Documentary
Edition: NFF 2016

Gezondheid

Gouden Kalf nominees

Other awards

Filmprijs van de Stad Utrecht (2016)

NFF Archive

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.