Forbidden love.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Rika van der Lans
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Waldemar Nods
Angelo Arnhem ...
Waldemar - 13 jaar
Eliyha Altena ...
Sonny Boy - 6 jaar
Daniel van Wijk ...
Sonny Boy - 11-15 jaar
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Willem
Micha Hulshof ...
Marcel
Frits Lambrechts ...
Sam
Ole Kroes ...
Henkie - 4 jaar
Mees Wielinga ...
Henkie - 10 jaar
Sido Vrieswijk ...
Henkie - 17 jaar
Charlie Leuken ...
Jan - 13 jaar
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Jan - 20 jaar
Claire Veldkamp ...
Bertha - 9 jaar
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Bertha - 15-26 jaar
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Forbidden love.

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a ravishing moving story about an impossible love...

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27 January 2011 (Netherlands)  »

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Kisfiam  »

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€5,120,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

The Netherlands's official submission to the Best Foreign Language Film category of the 84th Academy Awards 2012. See more »

Goofs

When Rika is in the camps, sitting outside in the rain, she has a flashback to an earlier scene that took place shortly after Waldemar moved in and they were all dancing outside in the rain with her young children. In the Flashback, Sonny Boy (who's not born yet at that time) appears as a teenager dancing in the rain as well. See more »

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Referenced in RTL Film: Episode #9.12 (2011) See more »

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beautiful
3 February 2011 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

Very beautiful movie with a sad ending. It is a dutch movie. A few years ago the book Sonny Boy appeared. I haven't read it then, but I will now. It's a very beautiful but also a sad story. The language is Dutch en German. However the German doesn't sound really good, you can hear that the actors are Dutch. But that's the only critic I have. After a true story. I had to cry a lot, I usually don't do that very quick. I hope many people will see this movie. Also the recordings in Suriname are very beautiful. I hope this movie wins a (at least Dutch) award! It takes a lot to write ten lines because I don't speak and write very good English.


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