Lambert, a lonely widow, unexpectedly receives a phone call by his daughter. It turns his world upside down.

Type: short film
Length: –
Production company: 
2021, funded by the regulation for short projects  (2017).
Shot in: Brunssum, Kerkrade


Lambert, a lonely introverted widower, unexpectedly receives a phone call from his daughter Claire. He is shocked to no end. Claire, with whom he has hardly any contact, wants to bring her two young children to him. She and her new love are going to Paris for a long weekend. At first Lambert doesn’t know what to do with his grandchildren, whom he barely knows. Then he thinks of something that will make them want to stay with him.

Cast & crew

Director: Sem Wigman
Producer: Hendrik Jan Soet, Janou van Ratingen
Writer: Sem Wigman, George Vogelaar, Annet Bremen
Cast: Frank Groothof, Bobbi Berends, Mees Blijleven