Sita adores her schoolteacher Mr. Frans, who sometimes changes into a frog. But the animal world is not without danger...
A normal class, ordinary children and a regular school teacher. Or not. The lives of the children in Mr Frans' class are turned upside down when they discover that he sometimes turns into a frog. And Sita is so fond of her teacher that she wants to protect him at all costs from all those dangerous animals... Based on the novel by bestselling Dutch author Paul van Loon.
90’ / DCP / colour
Genre: action/adventure, children's, family
Original title: MEESTER KIKKER
Dir.: Anna van der Heide
Prod: BosBros (NL)
Co-prod: Prime Time (BE)
Sc: Mieke de Jong
D.O.P.: Mark van Aller
Completed: October 2016
Cast: Yenthe Bos (JACK’S WISH, PONY PLACE), Bobby van Vleuten (RENDEZ-VOUS), Jeroen Spitzenberger (TONY 10, SÜSSKIND), Georgina Verbaan (JACK’S WISH, THE SURPRISE).
Giffoni Film Festival
Tel Aviv International Children and Youth Film Festival
Buster - Copenhagen International Children´s Film Festival
Anna van der Heide:
a.o. MAN IN SUIT (2012, short), FIDGETY BRAM (2011, feature) Award: Kinder Jury Best Feature Award Tokyo Kinder FF, ZARA (2009, TV film), MISSIEPOO16 (2007, short).
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