Go to content
After the Internet and TV hype, the notorious Brabant bunch from Maaskantje prowls around the silver screen now. Humour with a soft G.

After the Internet hype and the TV sketches on Comedy Central, the New Kids successfully switch over to the silver screen. Their first feature film is haunted by the financial crisis. Due to utter incompetence, five loitering pals from Brabant lose their jobs with the Parks Department and in a warehouse. After an incident with social welfare, the money source permanently runs dry. The antisocial bunch combats their financial misery in quite unique ways; their creed ‘I won’t pay for anything anymore’ catches on and the parish of Maaskantje briefly becomes world news. When the local constabulary prove powerless to combat such unparalleled civil disobedience, things are bound to escalate. Regional heroes like Hans Teeuwen, Theo Maassen and Frank Lammers saw the funny side of things and make cameo appearances. Producer Reinout Oerlemans appears too, along with his former soap counterpart Antonie Kamerling, in what would turn out to be his final film appearance.

Title: New Kids Turbo
Year: 2010
Duration : 1 hour, 27 minutes
Category: Feature film
Edition: NFF 2011

Gouden Kalf nominees

Other awards

Diamanten Film (1.000.000 bezoekers speelfilm) (2011)
Platina Film (400.000 bezoekers speelfilm) (2010)

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.

Bekijk trailer