When a gambling syndicate offers to clear his debt, footballer Jermaine must do everything to keep his life from falling apart.
When his gambling addiction leads to financial ruin, central defender Jermaine, a player from the lower divisions of professional football, is tempted to give in to an offer from a Chinese gambling syndicate. Jermain already has difficult relationships with a shifty father and the mother of his child, who he has disappointed too many times already. Will Jermaine betray his club, his teammates and himself by throwing the relegation match?
94' / colour
Genre: drama, thriller
Original title: CATACOMBE
Dir: Victor D. Ponten
Prod: New Amsterdam Film Company (NL) - Julius Ponten, Sander Verdonk
Co-prod: NTR (NL), Wrong Men North (BE)
Sc: Victor D. Ponten, Mustafa Duygulu
D.O.P.: Lennart Verstegen
Completed: August 2018
Language: Dutch, English, Papiamento, Mandarin
Cast: Willem de Bruin (PASSAGE), Kevin Janssens (THE ARDENNES), Liliana de Vries (BOY 7, MEN IN THE CITY).
Victor D. Ponten:
Second feature film.
a.o. PASSAGE (2015, short), RABAT (2011, feature).
New Amsterdam Film Company
Ph: +31 20 820 2308