On his way to another tour of duty abroad, thirty-year-old Max gets caught up in a game with the young boys next door. Max gradually loses sight of reality, and the boys lose their innocence.

short film | 10 min


2017 SXSW (USA) | Grand Jury Award Nomination
2017 Interfilm International Short Film Festival Berlin (Germany) | First prize 'Confrontations' 
2017 LA Shorts (USA) | Official competition
2017 Go Short (Netherlands) | In competition
2017 Red Carpet Human Rights Festival (Palestina) | Opening film
2018 Short Waves Festival (Poland) | In competition
2018 Festival YAOP (France) | In competition


Wouter van Oord
Vincent and Mathijs Bruchmann

a BIND production 
in coproduction with NTR 
supported by Netherlands Filmfund, CoBO and Cultural Mediafund


Director:  Christian van Duuren Executive Producer:  Piet-Harm Sterk Producer:  Joram Willink Screenwriter: Daan Gielis Cinematographer: Bert Pot Editor: Dorith Vinken Production Designer: Minka Mooren Sound Designer: Marco Vermaas Principal Cast: Wouter van Oord, Matthijs Bruchmann, Vincent Bruchmann Additional Credits: creative producer: Joram Willink, commissioning editor: Marina Blok