WHEN GREY IS A COLOUR

GRIJS IS OOK EEN KLEUR / WHEN GREY IS A COLOUR

Is life worth living if all your days are grey? The young Cato is confronted with her elder brother who comes back to live at home after a suicide attempt. Cato tries to get closer to her brother, but he doesn’t allow her to. When she doesn’t know what to do anymore, she unexpectedly meets a strange man with large, white fake wings.

STARRING

Cecilia Vos, Ko Zandvliet, Sam Louwyck, Reinout Bussemaker, Margo Dames, Tjebbe Baanders

CREDITS

Writer - Saar Ponsioen

Director - Marit Weerheijm

Producer - Loes Komen & Eva Verweij

Line Producer - Jasper Pol

Cinematographer - Martijn Melis

Production Design - Esra Ghilane

Editor - Fatih Tura

Sound Design - Hanza van der Veer

For screenings contact Wouter Janssen - www.squareeyesfilm.com

FESTIVALS & AWARDS

- Winner Student Academy Award 2017 ~ Category: Foreign Narrative 

- Winner CILECT prize 2017 ~ Best Student Film

TIFF Kids 2017 ~ won : - Best Short Film

- TIFF Kids 2017 ~ won:  - Young Jury Award for Best Short Film

- Netherlands Film Festival ~ won: Wildcard Award for Best Student Film 2017

Camerimage Film Festival 2016 ~ Short Student Film Competition

Poitiers Film Festival 2016 ~ International Competition

- Eindhoven Film Festival 2016 ~ won: Best Fiction Film, Best Director & Best Actress

- Sleepwalkers International Short Film Festival 2016 ~ International Competition

- Ruwe Diamant Festival 2016

- Vers Awards 2016 ~ Competition

- Vrouw & Film Internationaal Filmfestival Assen 2017 ~ KersVers

- Cineclass International Student Film Festival 2017 ~ International Competition

- Sehsüchte International Student Film Festival 2017 ~ Future Teen Competition

- Tel Aviv International Student Film Festival 2017 ~  International Competition

- Cinema Jove Valencia International Film Festival ~ Short Film Competition

- FIRST International Film Festival Xining China 2017 ~ Out-of-competition: Academic Spirits

- Nancy International Film Festival France 2017 ~ International Competition

- Festival Off-Courts Trouville ~ Competition

- Fillem'On International Children's Film Festival Belgium 2017 ~ Competition

- Hyperfest Romania 2017 ~ International Competition ~ won: Best Cinematography

- Rendezvous with Madness Film Festival Canada 2017 ~ Official Selection

- Fenêtres sur Courts Short Film Festival 2017 ~ European Competition

- Education Film Festival France 2017 ~  Competition

- Montefeltro Film School Festival 2017 ~ Official Selection

- San Joaquin International Film Festival US 2017

- Fresh Wave International Short Film Festival Hong Kong 2017 ~ International Selection

POSTERDESIGN: Sander Brouwer

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