'Louis The Ferris Wheel Kid'

Trailer edited by Anne Hartog

Camera: Diderik Evers, Sound: Bram Meindersma, Executive Producer: Olivia Sophie van Leeuwen, Editor: Dorith Vinken, Grading; Rachel Stone, Post Production: Storm, Sound Design: Paul Gies, Producer: Gijs Kerbosch/ 100% Halal, Graphic design and titels: Martin Pyper

 

Synopsis by Hot Docs

Louis has always lived the carnival life. He and his family travel from fairground to fairground with their Ferris wheel, living life in constant motion. But when Louis becomes too old for the fairground classroom, he must move away from his family to attend school, leaving his little brother behind. This moving portrait examines the family unit and the unshakeable bonds of brotherly love. Amira Abdellahi

 

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Festivals:

Go Short, Nijmegen. (April 2015).

OZU film festival, Modena, Italy ( November 2014) Louis Van Het Reuzenrad di Tara Fallaux vince il premio "Ozu Doc"/ Louis Van Het Reuzenrad by Tara Fallaux wins the "Ozu Doc" award

Chicago International Children's Film Festival (October 24 - November 2, 2014)

Netherlands Film Festival, Utrecht. (September 2014)

PSAROLOCO filmfestival, Athens. (June 2014)

AFIDOCS Documentary Festival, Washington. (June 18-22 2014)

16th Mo&Friese Children's Short Film Festival Hamburg (June 1 - 92014)

4th Dada Saheb Phalke Film Festival-2014. Dehli India. (April 30 2014)

Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary festival. Toronto. (April 24- May 4 2014)

IDFA (November 2013)

Cinekid Amsterdam (October 2013)

 

 

 

 

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