Botanica

A film by: Noël Loozen

A garden-center employee fears his possible infertility. While the pregnancy wish of the love of his life is growing, shame starts to take a hold on him. He senses them growing apart. Nourished by the artificial arena he makes a very unusual decision and swallows his pride in order to let their love overcome.

Country: the Netherlands
Length: 13’ 01”
Completion: 09/2017
Genre: fiction, comedy
Screening format: DCP, H264, ProRes
Spoken language: Dutch
Subtitles: English

Festivals:

  • Nederlands Film Festival, Netherlands (20 – 29 September, 2017)
    Gouden Kalf Competition
  • Warsaw Film Festival, Poland (13 – 22 October, 2017)
    Short Film Competition
  • Brest European Short Film Festival, France (7 – 12 November, 2017)
    Special program

Director: Noël Loozen
Screenplay: Joeri Kloppert, Noël Loozen
Producer: Halal Pictures: Gijs Kerbosch
Cinematographer: Tim Kerbosch
Sound: Jaap Sijben
Editor: Mieneke Kramer
Composer: Sjam Sjamsoedin
Production designer: Doris van Leeuwen
Color Correction: Joppo in De Grot
Title Design: Sander Brouwer