Dummie the Mummy Golden Film
October 20, 2014
Dummie the Mummy, director Pim van Hoeve latest feature, has reached the status of Golden Film for 100.000 tickets sold since the release in national cinemas on October 9. Dummie the Mummy is written by Tijs van Marle, based on the books by Tosca Menten, and produced by PV Pictures in co-production with Nickelodeon. International sales are handled by Dutch Features Global Entertainment.
Imagine this. Your name is Gus, you’re dead normal and you live in the most boring village in the whole wide world. You walk into your bedroom one day and there’s an actual Egyptian mummy sitting on your bed. What do you do? Goos and his father decide to pretend Dummie is Goos' cousin from Egypt with a lot of burn wounds. An adventure begins...
The Golden/Platinum/Diamond Film Award is an initiative presented by
the Netherlands Film Festival and the Netherlands Film Fund since 2001.
The prize is intended to encourage the Dutch film industry and motivate
the general public to go and see Dutch films. The total number ofadmissions (resp. 100.000, 400.000, 1.000.000) determines whether a prize is
awarded. Films that reach the Golden Film status in the period of September 1 2013 till September 1 2014 will be eligible for the Golden Calf UPC Audience Award at the Netherlands Film Festival 2014.
Dummie the Mummy is currently screening in 122 cinemas in the Netherlands.
For more information:
The Netherlands Film Festival