REGRET reaches Platinum status
September 22, 2013
Feature film Regret! has reached the status of Platinum Film. More than 400.000 tickets have been sold since the film's release in Dutch cinemas on June 20. The film is still screening in 97 cinemas in the Netherlands.
Highschool drama Regret! is directed by Dave Schram and written by Maria Peters and Dick van den Heuvel. Shooting Star Filmcompany has produced the film.
Regret! tells the story of Jochem, who is bullied by his classmates all the time. His friend David doesn't join in, but he is scared to say anything. On the face of it Jochem doesn't seem to let the harrassment get to him, but one morning the headmaster tells the class that he didn't come home after a party. David feels guilty. Together with a friend, he sets out to find Jochem and tell him they are sorry. But during their search, they find Jochem’s bagpack in a lake…
The Golden/Platinum/Diamond Film Award is awarded when the number of tickets sold after a film’s release reach 100.000, 400.000, and 1.000.000 respectively. The prize is an initiative presented by the Netherlands Film Festival and the Netherlands Film Fund since 2001 and is intended to encourage the Dutch film industry and motivate the general public to go and see Dutch films.
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