ROCKNROLLERS

Original Title: RocknRollertjes
Short Documentary

Sia (15), Bas (14) and Vince (13) are three best friends who’ve been playing for years in the psychedelic rock band Morgana’s Illusion. When Sia ends up in a depression the future of the band is at stake. RocknRollers is a lively youth rockumentary about friendship, growing up and the power of music.

Festivals & Awards

Winner IDFA
Best Children's
Documentary
Award 2016

Winner Educational
Film Festival
Special Mention
Award 2017

Winner Best Youth Film - Sehsüchte International Student Film Festival 2017

Winner Most Inspiring Story
Heart of Gold Film Festival 2017

Winner Best Short Documentary
Scottish Mental Health Festival 2018

Credits

  • Director: Daan Bol
  • Producers: Katja Draaijer & Frank Hoeve
  • Commissioning Editor: Anna van der Staak
  • Broadcaster: VPRO
  • Financiers & Funds: Dutch Cultural Broadcasting Fund
  • Festival Distribution: Some Shorts
  • Length: 24 min.
  • Release: October 2016