When You Hear The Divine Call(2020)

Shot & directed by Festus Toll

Moral questions and the search for identity come together in this short documentary about what ‘home’ means as an halve European, halve African child.

 

Documentary short | 00:25:02 | Essayistic Documentary Film | Themes: Bi-cultural identity, Racism, Immigration | 1.85:1 | The Netherlands | Spoken language: Swahili, English| Subtitles: English, Dutch | Format: DCP, ProRes | Dolby 5.1 & Stereo LtRt

 

Festival Selections:

  • Nederlands Film Festival, debut competition, the Netherlands, 2020.
  • GoShort International Short Film Festival 2021, Dutch Competition, the Netherlands.
  • Busan International Short Film Festival 2021, international competition, 21-26 April 2021, South-Korea
  • Moscow international Documentary Film Festival DOKer, short competition, 18-27 June 2021, Russia
  • Shortcutz Amsterdam, 26 October, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • Go Short Arnhem, Gouden Hert Competitie, 9-12 September 2021, the Netherlands.
  • Vers Awards, 6-8 August 2021, LAB111, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Manlleu Film Festival, international competition, 6-11 July 2021, Spain
  • Reykjavik International Film Festival 2021, Dutch Focus Program, 30 September – 10 October 2021, Iceland.
  • Leiden Shorts 2021, diaspora program, 2-5 September 2021, The Netherlands

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[boondocs]

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25 min

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