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My Extraordinary Summer with Tess (2019)

On a family vacation at the beach, Sam meets Tess, who carries her own secrets around with her and shows him how the present moment can win out over memories and anxiety about what's yet to come.

Director:

Steven Wouterlood

Writers:

Anna Woltz (novel), Laura van Dijk (scenario)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Sonny Coops Van Utteren Sonny Coops Van Utteren ... Sam
Josephine Arendsen Josephine Arendsen ... Tess
Tjebbo Gerritsma Tjebbo Gerritsma ... father Sam
Jennifer Hoffman ... mother Tess
Julian Ras Julian Ras ... Jore
Terence Schreurs Terence Schreurs ... Elise
Johannes Kienast Johannes Kienast ... Hugo
Hans Dagelet ... Hille
Suzan Boogaerdt Suzan Boogaerdt ... Mara
Guido Pollemans Guido Pollemans ... Sill
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Storyline

Sam (10) and his family head off to the Dutch island of Terschelling on holiday, but his brother breaks his leg on their first day there. Bad luck for his brother, but the accident lets Sam meet Tess; a peculiar girl who has an ingenious plan for getting to know her birth father. She's got just one week to make his acquaintance, and she decides that Sam should help her. Although Sam is forcing himself to practice being alone to protect himself from future grief, he discovers during his adventures with Tess how important family really is. Written by BIND

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Country:

Netherlands | Germany

Language:

Dutch | German

Release Date:

3 July 2019 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

Ma folle semaine avec Tess See more »

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