CAIRO – 15 November 2017: The 2017 Dutch drama "Waldstille" will screen on Wednesday, November 15 as part of the Panorama of the European Film Festival.
From director Martijn Maria Smits, "Waldstille" explores the aftermath of a tragic crime and the harsh realization that life is no longer and never will be the same for all those affected.
Ben is a man who has served time in prison after causing a traffic accident that killed his girlfriend. Now, years later, he returns to his hometown, aiming to take custody of his young daughter. Ben will have to contend with his parents-in-law however, with old wounds coming to the surface as they refuse to hand her to him.
"Waldstille" won the Golden Calf Award at the Nederland’s Film Festival. The 10th edition of the Panorama of the European film festival runs from November 8 until November 18.