Tim Mielants / BE, 2019 / 97 min.
Take away a man’s hammer and what’s left of him? Patrick, who works as a handyman on his dad’s nudist campsite, loses his favourite tool and strikes out on an obsessive quest for the object that gave meaning to his life. De Patrick – a dark comedy starring Kevin Janssens as Patrick, with Pierre Bokma and Hannah Hoekstra in supporting roles – is the feature film debut of Tim Mielants. The Belgian filmmaker directed series 3 of the successful BBC crime drama Peaky Blinders.
De Patrick won the Best Director Award at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival.
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