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Michiel van Jaarsveld

Drift

Edition 2001
90' - 2000 - Drama - Dialogue: Dutch
Director: Michiel van Jaarsveld Composer: Jan-Dries Groenendijk With: Christel Oomen, Dragan Bakema, Hans Hoes, Bert Luppes, Maud Dolsma
This film chronicles a young girl’s bitter rite of passage as she enacts her most forbidden sexual desire. Sammy has recently become aware of the desires she awakens in men but the one man to whom she is herself attracted is her older brother Jacob. With an institutionalized father and a mother neither sibling has seen for years, Jacob provides for the household through his trade in meat declared unfit for human consumption. This situation has sufficed for years but the dedication with which Jacob watches over his little sister leaves her no room to mature as a woman. In a bid to express and exercise her burgeoning sexuality, Sammy seduces the father of her best friend. The dice has been cast and an inevitable momentum draws Sammy and her brother into a union that is both unavoidable and ultimately intolerable. (press kit)

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Credits

Director

Michiel van Jaarsveld

Composer

Jan-Dries Groenendijk

With

Christel Oomen, Dragan Bakema, Hans Hoes, Bert Luppes, Maud Dolsma

Scenario

Jacqueline Epskamp

Director of Photography

Joost van Gelder

Editor

Peter Alderliesten

Producer

Wilant Boekelman, Frans Van Gestel

More information

Dialogue

Dutch

Countries of production

The Netherlands

Year

2000

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