Een Vrije Dag / A Day Off

A film by: Wouter Stoter

Erik finds a new goal when sees the au pair of the neighbours sunbathing in the garden: to prove that he is not a forty-year-old familyman living in a suburb with the task to mow the lawn.

Country: the Netherlands

Length: 09’09”
Genre: comedy
Completion: 09/2015
Screening format: DCP, H264, ProRes
Spoken language: Dutch, French
Subtitles: English / Dutch

Festivals::

  • Netherlands Film Festival, the Netherlands (23 September – 2 October, 2015)
    Gouden Kalf Competition
  • Internationale Kurzfilmwoche Regensburg, Germany (9 – 16 March, 2016)
    International Competition
  • Go Short – International Short Film Festival Nijmegen, the Netherlands (6 – 10 April, 2016)
    Dutch Competition
  • Brussels Short Film Festival, Belgium (27 April – 8 May, 2016)
    Out of competition: Dutch Focus
  • Art Film Fest, Slovakia (17 – 25 June, 2016)
    International Short Film Competition
  • Duhok International Film Festival, Iraq (9 – 16 September, 2016)
    Out of Competition
  • Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival, United Kingdom (20 – 25 September, 2016)
    International Competition
  • Hellofest, Indonesia (24 – 25 September, 2016)
    Encounters retrospective
  • Festival du Premier Court-Métrage, France (7 – 9 October, 2016)
    Official Selection
  • Les Enfants Terribles – European First Film Festival, Belgium (20 -23 October, 2016)
    Short Film Competition
  • Izmir International Short Film Festival, Turkey (2 – 6 November, 2016)
    International competition
  • Braunschweig International Film Festival, Germany (7 – 13 November, 2016)
    Short Film Program
  • Zagreb Film Festival, Croatie (12 – 20 November, 2016)
    Short Film Competition

Director: Wouter Stoter
Screenplay: Wouter Stoter
Producer: VEN Film: Maarten van der Ven
Cinematographer: Mark van Aller
Sound: Michiel de Boer
Editor: Axel Skovdall Roelofs
Cast: Marc Madeleyn, Anemone Valcke