Mother Tongue

A benefits claim appointment spins out of control when Candide, 23, borrows her sister’s baby and strangely pretends like it’s her own child. A suspicious Martijn, the caseworker, attempts to unravel her lies accusing Candide of fraud. But behind her charade lies an unexpected secret.

ORIGINAL TITLE

Sjeemte

RELEASE YEAR

2021

GENRE

Drama

LANGUAGE

Dutch

DIRECTOR

Floris Ramaekers

WRITERS

Floris Ramaekers

 PRODUCER

Reinier Selen