My Dad's a Detective - The Battle
THE BATTLE is the third installment in the exciting and hilarious MY DAD'S A DETECTIVE film series.
Sam and his friends help his detective father, Max, to crack his cases. This time around, the four friends enter their band into a televised talent contest and are swept up into an increasingly fierce competition that some contestants suspect is rigged. Then, right before the final, Ortwin is kidnapped -- but by whom?
82’ / 35mm / colour
Original title: MIJN VADER IS EEN DETECTIVE - THE BATTLE
Prod: A’dam Films
Sc: Zebi Damen
D.O.P.: Joost Dankelman
Completed: September 2012
Cast: Cees Geel (SIMON), Tjeerd Melchers, Jasmin Pasteuning, Rick Mackenbach (MY DAD’S A DETECTIVE - THE MYSTERIOUS FORTRESS ISLAND, MY DAD’S A DETECTIVE - WITCHES PARADISE).
Vittorio Veneto Film Festival
Cinekid - Amsterdam International Children's Film, Television & New Media Festival
MY DAD’S A DETECTIVE - WITCHES PARADISE (2011, feature), MY DAD’S A DETECTIVE - THE MYSTERIOUS FORTRESS ISLAND (2009, feature) Awards: MovieSquad Junior Award Netherlands FF, Best Film Vittorio Veneto Int. FF 2012 (Italian youth jury 11-14), DROPOUTS (1999, feature) Award: Best Screenplay Eurofilm Festival Moravia, Special Jury Award Troia Int. FF (Portugal).
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