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Boy Meets Gun
Boy Meets Gun

Boy Meets Gun

When philosophy professor Maarten accidently finds himself in possession of a gun, he decides to hold on to it. Until the gun takes possession of him...

When bored and despondent evolutionary philosopher Maarten Moreau gets caught up in a robbery, he accidentally gets hold of the murder weapon. Seized by a renewed appetite for life, Maarten decides to keep the gun, at which point a true romance blossoms between the boy and the gun, but one not without consequences.

84'/ colour

Genre: black comedy, crime
Original title: BOY MEETS GUN
Dir: Joost van Hezik
Prod: Pupkin (NL) - Pieter Kuijpers, Sander van Meurs, Iris Otten
Co-prod: VPRO (NL)
Sc: Willem Bosch
D.O.P.: Joris Kerbosch, NSC
Completed: October 2019
Language: Dutch
Cast: Eelco Smits, Victor IJdens, Mara van Vlijmen

Festivals a.o.:
Busan International Film Festival
Sao Paulo International Film Festival
Caïro International Film Festival

Joost van Hezik:
First feature film.
a.o. THE FUNERAL OF THE SHY (2017, short).

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