In the family busi­ness, Wessel (13) learns the butcher’s trade from his grandpa. Still, the boy is in doubt about his future in this youth docu­men­tary. Perhaps the teenager prefers to work with living animals. Winner Cinekid Kinderkast Non-Fiction Award.
Wessel (13) used to be teased at school about his father’s profes­sion. He finds this odd. Now, he learns the tricks of the trade from his patient grand­fa­ther, who is convinced his grandson will take over the family busi­ness later on. But he is in doubt. Perhaps Wessel prefers to work with living animals, after all. Youth docu­men­tary offers a glimpse of the tradi­tional butcher’s trade and at the same time shows how free chil­dren in rural areas grow up. 

Credits

Director
Sound Design
Set geluid
Production company
Stichting Docmakers
TV company
KRO-NCRV
Distributor NL
Some Shorts

Title: Slagershart
Year: 2017
Duration : 15 minutes
Category: Short Documentary
Edition: NFF 2018

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