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STUCK selected for FIPA

30 December, 2016

We are proud to announce that our new thrilling series STUCK is selected for FIPA (24-29 January 2017) .

NPO Sales will be present at FIPA this year to represent the series.

What if your youngest daughter befriends the daughter of a dangerous criminal? And when you pick up your daughter from her friends house and the criminal gets shot at and you saved his life? What if he thinks you are is best friend from then on? What if you better cannot be seen with him because of your high position? Then you’re STUCK!

IDFA award for RocknRollers and Naomi’s Secret

24 November, 2016

We want to congratulate the makers of RocknRollers and Naomi’s Secret with their IDFA award. RocknRollers won the IDFA Award for Best Children’s Documentary and Naomi’s Secret the Jury Award for Children’s Documentary.

RocknRollers tells the story of best friends Sia (aged 15), Bas (14) and Vince (13). For many years they’ve played in a psychedelic rock band together: Morgana’s Illusion. But the future of the band is at stake when Sia starts to suffer from depressions.

Naomi’s Secret is about a girl who, for the first time, is taking her best friend Sam to visit her mother who lives in a locked institution. Naomi’s secret is a testimony to hope and love, a sincere portrait of the strong young woman that Naomi has become thanks to the unconditional support of the people around her.

 

 

 

Just Kids winner of the children- and adult jury prize Chicago International Children’s Film Festival

16 November, 2016

Just Kids ‘A Year Without my Parents’ has won the children’s and adult jury prize at the Chicago International Children’s Film Festival. The documentary won the prize in the category Documentary Short Film.

Just Kids ‘A Year Without my Parents’ tells the story of Tareq. He has fled from Syria because of the war and left everyone in his family behind. Finally in Europe, he enters a new chapter of his life. Will he find happiness and peace in the Netherlands or was it a huge mistake to leave everyone behind? Was there ever an option to stay with his family?

2de Prize for Dede: Mehmet with the Yellow Boots at the Chicago International Children’s Film Festival

7 November, 2016

Dede: Mehmet with the Yellow Boots has won 2de prize, live- action Television Program, at the Chicago International Children’s Film Festival – Children’s Jury (28 Oct – 6 Nov 2016).

Dede: Mehmet with the Yellow Boots is about the quest of the 11-year-old Merel to find her unknown biological Turkish grandfather starts as an encounter between two different cultures and develops into an exciting and unifying journey.

To view film click here

 

Just Kids winner of the Cinekid Kinderkast Award

24 October, 2016

Just Kids episode ‘A year without my parents’ has won the Cinekid Kinderkast Award 2016 at the international film and media festival Cinekid. Just Kids won the prize in the category non-fiction. ‘A year without my parents’ tells the story of Tareq. He has fled from Syria because of the war and left everyone in his family behind.

For more information on Just Kids click here