REQUIEM

Joseph is old and terminally ill. His wife Yvonne wants their son, Olivier, after a long absence, to be present during his last days. Reluctantly, Olivier accepts his mother's proposal. But then a family secret gets revealed that has a big impact on each one of them. A film about how a trauma spreads itself over generations.

  • writer-director: Kristof Hoornaert

  • with: casting ongoing

  • producer: Xavier Rombaut – Polar Bear (BE)

  • co-producers: Marion Hänsel – Man’s Films Productions (BE) / Els Vandevorst – Isabella Films (NL)

  • genre: drama

  • country: Belgium / Netherlands

  • duration: 90 minutes

  • release: 2020

  • stage: script writing