After an exceptionally beautiful actress is abducted by a very ugly artist, the two women enter into a prolonged psychological battle.
The beautiful actress Isabelle is kidnapped by the ugly artist Jeanne. Day after day, Jeanne forces Isabelle to pose for her in her studio, without giving Isabelle any clue about what she is working on. When Isabelle finally learns her fate, a psychological battle is joined by the two ladies, a battle in which trust and deceit must go hand in hand.
87’ / 35mm / colour
Dir: Ben Sombogaart
Prod: IDTV Film (NL), Co-prod: NCRV (NL), Samsa Film (LU)
Sc: Marieke van der Pol
Cast: Halina Reijn (BLACK BOOK, VALKYRIE), Tineke Caels (THE CURIOSITY OF CHANCE),
Wim Opbrouck (THE ODD ONE OUT, CAN GO THROUGH SKIN).
Completed: fall 2011
THE STORM (2009, feature), BRIDE FLIGHT (2008, feature), CRUSADE: A MARCH TROUGH TIME (2006, feature) Awards: Young People's Jury Award Best Feature Toronto Sprockets Int. FF for Children, Children's Jury Award Live-Action Feature Film or Video Chicago Int. Children's FF, PLUK VAN DE PETTEFLET (2004, feature), TWIN SISTERS (2002, feature), ABELTJE (1998, feature), THE BOY WHO STOPPED TALKING (1996, feature) Awards: a.o. UNICEF Award Berlin Int FF, Golden Spire Television - Children's Programs San Francisco Int. FF, THE POCKET-KNIFE (1992, feature), MY DAD LIVES IN RIO (1989, feature).
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