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Dear Celine by Thomas Korthals Altes
Dear Céline

Dear Céline

Dear Céline is based on the book of the same name by Hanna Bervoets, which tells the story of 18-year-old Brooke Heinke. A young woman with learning difficulties who is growing up with her mother and older sister in a working-class area of Amsterdam. When her mother suddenly dies, Brooke finds comfort in the music of Celine Dion, quickly becoming her biggest fan. Then Brooke’s life takes another dramatic turn, and she decides there is just one thing she has to do: meet her idol, Celine Dion.


Genre: drama
Original title: LIEVE CÉLINE
Dir: Thomas Korthals Altes
Prod: NL Film & TV
Sc: Maarten Lebens
D.O.P: Jeroen de Bruin
Language: Dutch
Cast: Esmee van Kampen, Ellen Pieters, Carolien Spoor, Gijs Naber
Completed: April 2013

Thomas Korthals Altes:
First feature film.

NL Film & TV
Ph: +31 20 574 7626

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