For his inland shipping internship, 17-year-old Gijs sails to Wallonia with his father. He occasionally feels the urge to dress as a woman. He does so in secret, afraid of his dad’s reaction.

For his inland shipping internship, 17-year-old Gijs sails with his father to Wallonia. It has been years since the two had to rely on each other. The communication during the activities on board runs smoothly, but privately they have a hard time finding the right words. Gijs occasionally feels the urge to dress as a woman. He does so in secret, afraid of his dad’s reaction.


Title: Van Mars en Venus
Year: 2017
Duration : 25 minutes
Category: Short Feature
Edition: NFF 2017

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