Bolletjes Blues

Bolletjes Blues

Project information

Talent Joram Willink
Role of participant working for other production company
Director Karin Junger, Brigit Hillenius
Producer Joram Willink, Rene Huybrechtse
Screenwriter Karin Junger, Brigit Hillenius
Status finished

Production details

Running time 90 min
Genre Musical
Year of production 2005
Country of Production Netherlands
Production Companies
Dutch Mountain movies
NTR


still / picture for Bolletjes Blues
still / picture for Bolletjes Blues
still / picture for Bolletjes Blues


Synopsis

Spike is a young black man from Suriname who lives in Amsterdam. He is a student first, but drops out. In order to have enough money to impress his white girlfriend Rosalie he joins a gang led by Delano (SugaCane) and commits various robberies. To get out of the influence of this gangster he decides to be mule trafficker and travels to Surinam.


Participation in international festivals / awards

Cairo International Film Festival Egypte
Diaspora Film Festival Toronto
African Diaspora Film Festival New York
Film Festival Zlín Zlín, Tsjechië
Bufff Filmfestival, Malmö Sweden
ZLIN International Film Festival for Children and Youth 2007
Kolkata Film Festival, India, 2007