Naomi’s Secret

Human Interest Social Issues
child, drugs, mother, portrait, psychotic
Saskia Gubbels
KRO-NCRV, Selfmade Films
HD available

For the first time, Naomi is taking her best friend Sam to visit her mother who lives in a locked institution. Naomi explains that she also uses drugs in addition to being psychotic. When she is going through old photos with her aunt, we discover that Naomi has been living with her since the age of five.

It gradually becomes clear that the situation has had a considerable impact on Naomi’s life. 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.