The Matinees

My Giraffe

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Film info

  • Country:Nizozemska
  • Director:Barbara Bredero
  • Year:2017
  • Duration:74'
  • Actors:Liam de Vries, Martijn Fischer, Dolores Leeuwin

Storyline

Patterson Pepps has a best friend: Raf, a giraffe. Raf and Patterson grow up together as Patterson lives next to the zoo and they are born on the exact same day. When they reach the age that they have to go to school for the first time, they are very excited. On the first day Patterson even stuffs all kinds of plants in his backpack to make sure Raf has enough to eat. When Patterson realizes Raf isn't going to join him at school he is very sad. Gradually Patterson is enjoying school more than he expected and actually makes a new friend: Yous. Raf, however, feels left out. Fortunately Patterson comes up with a brilliant plan to bring Raf to school and to unite his two best friends.

About the director

After studying theatre, film and television at the University of Amsterdam, Barbara Bredero worked as a production assistant and assistant director before directing a number of television shows. In 2005 she made her first short film From Linnaeusstraat With Love and dedicated it to her colleague, film director Theo van Gogh who was murdered in 2004. She made her cinema debut in 2008 with the children’s film Morrison Gets a Baby Sister. This was followed by the Dutch box-office-breaking Mister Twister feature film trilogy. Her films have won numerous international awards.

Screening schedule

  • 24.08.2018.

    CineStar Vukovar

    10:00h

Tickets for screenings at Cinestar Vukovar, Danubian Sand Island, Borovo Cinema are free. For screenings at locations - Terrace of Agency for Waterways and Castle Eltz Park admission is 15 HRK. Tickets.

Festival hosts
  • Discovery
  • Grad Vukovar
  • Hrvatski dom Vukovar
Srebrni sponzor
  • Pevec
Partners
  • Grad Zagreb
  • Hrvatska turistička zajednica
  • Hrvatski audiovizualni centar
  • Vukovarsko-srijemska županija
  • Bobi
Sponsors
  • American Express
  • AutoWill
  • Elatus
  • Filmofeel
  • Iločki podrumi
  • Startas
  • Alatir
  • Vukovarsko pivo

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