The Island of Delinquents
Rik Boskamp, a son of a nerdy bookkeeper, dreams of only one thing: to stop being bullied in school. Inspired by a mafia movie Rik devices a plan. He persuades his dad to move houses and makes sure that the people in the new place think his father is a dangerous mafia boss – Paulo Boskampi. And at the beginning his plan does work – Rikkie Boskampi gains strong position at school and everybody is scared of Paulo. The father and the son are treated with respect. Until a bully from the past turns up again. How long can Rikkie keep up his lie?
feature acting / Panorama dzieci
His short films ‘Oh, Deer!’ and ‘Val dood!’ showed his affinity with genre films and black humor. The breakthrough came in 2010 with ‘Dik Trom’ – the adaptation of a children’s book hero that received critical acclaim and was also a box office success. He also directed ‘Black Out’, which was the first Dutch telefilm released in American cinemas. Currently, he is working on the fact based crime movie ‘Playboy Priester’.