After hiding in Canada for two years, former drugs queen Carmen has to return to Amsterdam to fight her demons and keep her family safe.
Former drugs queen Carmen has been hiding in Canada for two years. She keeps her nose clean until one evening, a friend is attacked and Carmen has to come to her rescue. Out of self-defense, she kills the perpetrator, is arrested and extradited to the Netherlands.
While her children are in shock that their mother is still alive, there are also quite some people who still have unfinished business with Carmen. She will now need to put an end to her past once and for all to rescue her family.
116' / colour
Genre: thriller, crime
Original title: PENOZA
Dir: Diederik van Rooijen
Prod: NL Film - Sabine Brian, Kaja Wolffers, Ronald Versteeg
Sc: Diederik van Rooijen
D.O.P.: Willem Helwig
Completed: November 2019
Language: English, Dutch, Spanish
Cast: Monic Hendrickx (THE PROMISE OF PISA, NENA), Raymond Thiry (THE RESISTANCE BANKER, THE PARADISE SUITE), Sigrid Ten Napel (SUMMER, THE ADULTERER).
Diederik van Rooijen:
a.o. THE POSSESSION OF HANNAH GRACE (2018, feature), DAYLIGHT (2013, feature), TAPED (2012, feature), STELLA'S WAR (2009, feature), BOLLYWOOD HERO (2009, feature), ZULAIKA (2003, feature) Award: Adult's Jury Award-Chicago Int. Children's FF.
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