Kauwboy (2011)

Dutch Cinema: Kauwboy (2011)

Director: Boudewijn Koole
Cast: Rick Lens, Loek Peters, Susan Radder, Ricky Koole, Cahit Ölmez


10 year old Jojo takes a young jackdaw (in Dutch a Kauw) to his home. He hides it from his father as he doesn't want animals in the house. Jojo is afraid he gets inbetween his aggressive moods an his loyalty towards his father. Until the bomb explodes. Because of the extraordinary frienship with the jackdaw he is able solve the problems with his father. The official submission of the Netherlands to the Best Foreign Language Film of the 85th Academy Awards 2013 ! The movie gained awards: Young Audience Award (European Film Academy), Best First Feature (Berlin), Best European Youthfilm (ECFA Award, Film & Kino Award).
Genre: Family, Drama

9yr and olderFear     6yr and olderViolence   All AgesSexDiscriminationDrugs and/or Alcohol Addiction

Blu-ray: NL
Released 07-OCT-2012 by BFD Home Entertainment
Duration: 81 min.
Rating: 9
Audio: Dutch: DTS-HD 5.1
Subtitles: English
Regioncode: ABC
Extras: Trailer, Videoclip Ricky Koole, Picture gallery
Discs: 1, BD25