At Sea

Edo (42) has been on a solo sailing trip lasting two months. His daughter Maria (8) spends the last 48 hours of the trip, the crossing from Denmark to Harlingen, on board. But then the weather breaks. When Edo battles against the rough sea to save his daughter’s life it turns out that he is actually involved in an altogether different fight. Film within the framework of One Night Stand VIII, 50 minutes.

Director: Marinus Groothof
Scenario: Anne Hofhuis
Based on the novel ‘OP ZEE’ (At Sea) by Toine Heijmans.
With financial support from the Netherlands Film Fund, the Dutch Cultural Media Fund, CoBO, NTR, VARA and VPRO.