Guido van Driel / NL, BE, 2023 / 86 min.
Guido van Driel’s film adaptation of his graphic novel of the same title: the day after the lost World Cup final against Germany in 1974, Jonas and Daan decide to go looking for Catootje – Jonas is in love with her. Based on Van Driel’s own childhood memories of a classmate in Amsterdam-Noord.
Everyone’s got a hangover following the World Cup final loss against Germany; the summer city is drenched in silence. Jonas and Dan run into one another and decide to go off exploring, to see if there’s anything happening in the neighbourhood. Gradually, they realise that their classmate Catootje has been missing for five days now – what are the chances she’s still alive?