LITTLE AMSTERDAM

In this absurd tragicomedy, Lenie (Anneke Blok) combats her loneliness by letting out her son’s old room to tourists. Although she enjoys the company, it has to remain a secret, because the other residents loathe the wheeled suitcase brigade that recently invaded the sleepy town. Whoever thinks differently about this is cast out by the neighbourhood. Everything goes fine, until an Irish tourist tumbles down Lenie’s fire escape with an infernal racket.

Logline: In a street where every resident loathes tourists, lonely Lenie (Anneke Blok) secretly lets out a room to foreign guests. It goes well for a while in this tragicomedy, until…

Cast:
Anneke Blok
Kees Hulst
Frank Lammers
Beppie Melissen
Poal Cairo
Benjamin Moen
Shane Redondo

Production Year: 2021
Language: Dutch
Genre: Tragicomedy
Director: Jörgen Scholtens
Screenplay: Pepijn van Weeren, Jörgen Scholtens
Production Company: Millstreet Films
Producers: Rachel van Bommel, Suzan de Swaan