Nine-year-old Karo grows up with her parents in an Amsterdam commune in the Seventies. She leads a carefree existence in this utopia-for-adults. Everything is shared in the squat, but not everyone is able to honor these ideals. Karo gets confused because of the internal conflicts that start to divide the group. Karo slowly realizes that nothing can stay the same forever. - IMDb
10-летняя Каро живет вместе со своими родителями в одной из коммун Амстердама. На дворе семидесятые и девочка беззаботно существует в этом незамысловатом утопичном мире взрослых, где все дышит идеалами свободы, общности и открытости. Но вскоре становится очевидно, что не каждый может существовать в соответствии с этими идеалами. Разрываясь между любовью к своей матери и отношением к отцу и его идеалам, Каро постепенно осознает, что ничто не может быть вечным…
|Mana Karaliene Karo||Latvia|
|Моя королева Каро||Russia|
|Anna Franziska Jaeger ||Karo|
|Samuel du Chatinier||Daniel|
9 Aug 2018
How did you come to find such a perfect actress (Anna Franziska Jaeger) to play Karo, who really is the centre of the film?
Dorothée Van Den Berghe : It's a long story! I saw her in a shop and I knew it was her, she was exactly what I wanted. I really followed this girl, and (kept tabs on her). The film took two years to put together, and by that time, she was too old for the part as I had written. She had breasts already, and the part I had written was definitely for a child who was younger than that. So.. I held auditions and auditions, but I never found that quality, what I found in her. I rewrote the script, then, and we had to rethink how to shoot the nudity, for example, because of her breasts. But I think it puts the film into a better perspective, a child that age.
9 Oct 2013
Modern film about hippies!