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Personal documentary in which director Marijn Frank, following her father's decease, tries to find the eccentric relatives she never met in her childhood.
Personal documentary around the death of young director Marijn Frank’s father. After his demise, she starts a search for the eccentric relatives she never knew as a child. She wants to understand why her dad was so close-lipped. The interviews with family members alternate with footage of the funeral and candid comments by the maker.


Production company
Nederlandse Filmacademie
TV company

Title: Pappa is weg en ik wilde nog wat vragen
Year: 2007
Duration : 48 minutes
Category: Short Documentary
Edition: NFF 2013

Gouden Kalf nominees

Other awards

Tuschinski Award (2007)

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