Miss Sing Song
A musical film about the adventurous journey of Gifty who travels to Surinam to find both her mother and her roots.
The well balanced lives of Gifty (15) and her father Winston are disturbed when he gets a new girlfriend. This sets off a burning desire in Gifty to find out who her real mother is. When she and her best friend Stijn are scouted to take part in a singing contest, they set off to Surinam. In her attempt to find her mother, Gifty neglects the rounds of the contest, her friendships and Stijn. All alone, she eventually sets foot into the jungle, where she makes unexpected discoveries...
90' / colour
Genre: family, musical
Original title: MISS SING SONG
Dir: Mischa Kamp
Prod: Submarine Film - Jeroen Beker, Sabine Veenendaal
Sc: Fiona van Heemstra
D.O.P.: Goert Giltay
Completed: July 2017
Cast: Georgiefa Boomdijk, Floris Bosma, Glen Faria, Maurits Delchot.
Festivals & awards a.o.:
Oulu International Children's Film Festival
New York International Children's Film Festival
Ciné-jeune de Laon - Laon International Film Festival for Young People
Tel Aviv International Children's Film Festival
Chicago International Children's Film Festival - Professional Jury Award Best Live-Action Feature
a.o. BOYS (2013, feature) Awards: a.o. Golden Apple Audience Award and Children's Jury Best Feature Zlín IFF, Youth Jury Best Film LUCAS IFF, TONY 10 (2012, feature) Awards: Jury Prize Galicja Int. Children's FF, LELLEBELLE (2009, feature), WHERE IS WINKY'S HORSE? (2007, feature) Awards: a.o. Kids Audience Award Munich FF, WINKY'S HORSE (2005, feature) Awards: a.o. Jury Award Chicago Int. Children's FF, Kids Audience Award Munich FF, SWINE (2004, short).
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