CERES is Janet van den Brand's first documentary feature film andwill have its world premiere at the Berlinale, in the Generation section. Janet van den Brand is a young, promising Dutch director currently living in Brussels whose films have been selected for numerous film festivals including the Generation Kplus competition at the Berlinale in 2013 and 2018.
CERES is a poetic and tangible documentary film that follows four children as they experience the natural cycle of life on a farm. Each child lives on a remote farm in the southwest of The Netherlands and is learning the profession of their ancestors from a young age. They dream that one day they will take over the farm of their father.
The film is produced by Diplodokus (Belgium), Tangerine Tree (The Netherlands).
Screenings Monday 19 Feb. – 13:00 – Zoo Palast 2 Tuesday 20 Feb. – 09:30 – Zoo Palast 1 Thursday 22 Feb. – 13:30 – CinemaxX 3 Saturday 24 Feb. – 09:30 – Filmtheater am Friedrichshain Talent in Berlin Janet van den Brand (director) : Feb. 19-26 Koen Brouwer (actor) : Feb. 19- Jeanine de Bree (actress) : Feb. 18-20 Sven Boonman : Feb. 18-22 Timothy Josha Wennekes (DoP) : Feb. 19-26 Barbara Dyck (producer BE) : Feb. 18-21 Maarten Bernaerts (producer BE) : Feb. 18-21 Lennart Stuyck (Producer BE) : Feb. 18-21 Nienke Kortof (coproducer NL) : tbc Please send your interview requests to firstname.lastname@example.org.