Motherland

Based on the bestseller ‘Máxima Zorreguieta: Motherland’ by Marcia Luyten.

The ambitious Máxima Zorreguieta just moved from Argentina to Downtown Manhattan for a job in the financial district. Although very successful in her work, she’s not very lucky in love.
She has had a good upbringing. Her parents did their utmost to prepare Máxima for a life among the upper echelons of society. Just as she decides to focus fully on her career, she meets the Crown Prince of Holland, who falls madly in love with her. When he asks for her hand in marriage, her past catches up with her and a heated discussion erupts about her father’s political career in the Videla regime. A discussion that never took place in her circles.

Format: 6 x 50 minutes


Language: Dutch
Director: Anne de Clercq
Screenplay: Dorien Goertzen
Production Company: Millstreet Films
Producers: Rachel van Bommel