Skirt-day, that first beautiful day in spring when women altogether decide to wear a lovely skirt to enjoy the weather. Spring is in the air. The characters are attending a cooking course for singles. It's all about cooking and flirting.
After finding out that they have a debt of EUR40.000 with the tax service, four very out-of-shape men working at a car shop start to train for a marathon, in which they can win the money to pay the debt.
Stefan de Walle,
Martin van Waardenberg,
Bennie, a clumsy criminal who's touchy about his weight, teams up with his adoptive father's biological (serial killer) son, his employees who in his absence turned his snack-bar into a ... See full summary »
Bracha van Doesburgh
An engaged but apolitical nurse gets involved in a far-right political party. Based on numerous recent events in France, it becomes about how Front National operates and how it is perceived by the French.
Chez Nous is about 'gay friendly' pub 'Chez Nous' which, threatened by bankruptcy, might be sold to a powerful nightlife proprietor. To prevent this sale the regular customers (an extra ordinary group of friends; male - female / homosexual - heterosexual) plan to commit a heist during the Amsterdam Gay Pride. They want to steal a diamond necklace (which is worth millions) from the Amstel Museum and hope to escape and save their favourite hangout this way. Will they succeed?
The escape was filmed during the actual Amsterdam Gay Pride Canal Parade. The filmmakers had obtained permission from the organization, on the condition that they would not delay the parade itself or impede any of the other boats, which made the shooting of the scenes logistically quite challenging. See more »