Tragicomic film is based on Heere Heeresma's novella from 1962. The film introduces Cas Enklaar as Bernd, a divorced dipsomaniac who takes his slightly disabled daughter Walijne (Tara Fallaux) to the beach for a day. At Scheveningen beach, they encounter all sorts of strange people. But Bernd's craving for liquor makes the outing deteriorate into a pub-crawl during which he loses sight of his daughter. The voice-over is by author Heere Heeresma himself. Second film by Theo van Gogh.
Coöperatieve Vereniging Rust & Vreugd
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.