A benefits claim appointment spins out of control when Candide, 23, borrows her sister’s baby and strangely pretends like it’s her own child. A suspicious Martijn, the caseworker, attempts to unravel her lies accusing Candide of fraud. But behind her charade lies an unexpected secret.

Type: short film
Length: 12 minutes
Production company: Rinkel Film
Year: 2021, funded by the regulation ‘Realisatie – Kort (2020)’.
Shot in: Heerlen

Cast & crew

Director: Floris Ramaekers
Producer: Rinkel Film
Writer: Floris Ramaekers
Cast: Luka Kluskens, Jochum ten Haaf