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Iep! is about bird, who looks like a girl but has wings in stead of arms. Bird watcher Warre finds her under brushwood and takes her home. Warre and his wife Tine decide to keep Viegeltje ... See full summary »

Director:

Rita Horst (uncredited)

Writers:

Mieke de Jong, Joke van Leeuwen (novel)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Ties Dekker Ties Dekker ... Bor
Diederik Ebbinge Diederik Ebbinge ... Rescuer
Kenadie Jourdin Kenadie Jourdin ... Viegeltje
Hans Somers Hans Somers ... Reporter
Huub Stapel ... Warre
Pieter Tiddens Pieter Tiddens ... Hunter
Joke Tjalsma Joke Tjalsma ... Tine
Ditha van der Linden Ditha van der Linden ... Baker's Wife
Madelief Vermeulen Madelief Vermeulen ... Loetje
Stefan de Walle Stefan de Walle ... Father Loetje
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Iep! is about bird, who looks like a girl but has wings in stead of arms. Bird watcher Warre finds her under brushwood and takes her home. Warre and his wife Tine decide to keep Viegeltje and to raise her like an ordinary girl. But Viegeltje isn't an ordinary girl and she flies away. She wants to go to the South with the other birds. It becomes a long and adventurous journey. Written by Mieke de Jong

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Official Sites:

Official site [Netherlands]

Country:

Belgium | Netherlands

Language:

Dutch

Release Date:

17 February 2010 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

Eep! See more »

Filming Locations:

As, Flanders, Belgium See more »

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Production Co:

A Private View,Lemming Film See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Absurdity and reality too mixed up
10 January 2013 | by erwintimmermanSee all my reviews

I can see how this story works very well as a children's book. But as a film I did not like it very much.

The plot has too many loose ends. For example, after the elderly couple have found the girl, they put her in a pram and take her for a walk. Many villagers look in awe at the beautiful baby. No one wonders how they have got her.

After the girl has flown away and the couple go after her, the journey starts and they encounter many absurd situations. Too absurd to take the story seriously, but too absurd to be funny as well.

Some serious and engaging story lines, such as a girl who is neglected by her hard working father, are suddenly cut off without a real resolution.

The couple acts too odd to be believable. As they go after their flown away girl, i did not even feel much sympathy for them.

On the positive side, the bird girl herself is very adorable. But not adorable enough to save the movie.

As a whole, I found the movie rather boring. More importantly, my 5 year old son found it boring as well. He did not want to watch the rest of the movie after about 30 minutes, so I watched the end by myself.


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