photography Gerko Jonker




Mina (7) loves Minnie Mouse and wears her mouse ears to school every day. Her teacher and her mother want her to act normal and dress the same as the other children. Will Mina succeed in being who she wants to be?

time 15'12" min. genre youth original format HD screenplay Hakima Elouarti
director Mirjam de With cast Kiki Wartena, Meral Polat, Asena & Cagla San Kuk,

Manon Nieuweboer, Sien Diels, Huug van Tienhoven
producer Family Affair Films dop Gerko Jonker art direction Gerard Loomanssound design Jan Schermer costume designer Els Schut editor Sander Kuipers composer Bart Westerlaken



evo Promotional Award of the Children's Jury of the International Children's Film Competition

Best Short Film, Gryphon Award at 42nd edition of Giffoni Filmfestival, secton 6+


Nederlands Film Festival 2012

Cinekid Festival 2012

Kuku Internationales Kinder & Jugend Kurzfilmfestival Berlin 2012

Milwaukee Film Festival 2012

Buster Copenhagen International Film Festival for Children and Youth 2012

TIFF KIDS (Toronto) 2012

Lucas 2012 International Children's Film Festival 2012

Prix Jeunesse 2012

Go Short 2012

The Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film Festival 2012

Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen 2012

BANFF Media Festival 2012

Cinekid Festival 2011



Cinekid Kinderkast

Rocky - BANFF Media Festival

Prix Jeunesse 2012