A HOME FOR LYDIA (2013)

Story: Lydia is constantly on the move with her parents and her little brother, because of their illegal status in the Netherlands. In selfwritten songs she shares her fears about not having friends or a home, but also her hopes for a better future.

Screened at: Official world premiere at Cinekid 2013 - international premiere at IDFA 2013 - Dutch television - Dutch Film Festival - Cinekid - German television Civisprize - Seoul Human Rights Film festival - Japan prize in Tokyo - Into the Great Wide open festival in Vlieland - DMZ Docs in South Korea - Baltic Sea Forum for Documentaries in Riga - Medimed market in Barcelona - Asian Media Culture Factory in Seoul - Female's Film festival in Seoul - Go Short in Nijmegen - Thessaloniki Documentary Fetsival in Greece - KUKI in Berlin - IDFA on tour in the Netherlands - Movies that Matter in the Netherlands - Children FIlmfestival in Seattle - In Dialog in Norway - Tempo Dokumentar in Sweden

Prizes: Winner of the Mediafund Kids & Docs Prize 2013 - Winner of the European Young CIVIS Media Prize 2014

  • Director & Scriptwriter: Eline Helena
  • Producer: Jan-Willem Bult
  • Producer: Doreth Matheeuwsen
  • Camera: Ernst Herstel
  • Sounddesign: Richard Wilder
  • Editor: Patrick Schonewille
  • Composers: Sean de Vries & Lydia
  • Poster: Menno Schut
  • Broadcaster: KRO