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Farewell to the Moon (2014)

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It's the hot summer of 1972. On the 9th floor of a tower block on the outskirts of a Dutch provincial town the sixties finally kicked in. Change is in the air and actually materializes the ... See full summary »

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Dick Tuinder
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Cast

Credited cast:
David Eilander David Eilander ... Leon
Marcel Faber Marcel Faber ... Fred
Pauline Greidanus Pauline Greidanus ... Loes
Marcel Hensema ... Bob
Ward Jansen Ward Jansen ... Duch
Lotte Proot Lotte Proot ... Piet
Elise Schaap ... Mary
Cat Smits Cat Smits ... Cheryl
Sterre van de Velde Sterre van de Velde ... Lotte
Dana Zelcer Dana Zelcer ... Esther
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It's the hot summer of 1972. On the 9th floor of a tower block on the outskirts of a Dutch provincial town the sixties finally kicked in. Change is in the air and actually materializes the moment a new resident, an artist named Loes, moves in. Soon everything will change for the family of the 12-year old Duch. To his dad, Bob, the new neighbor symbolizes all his doubts about his plotless existence. She is both adventurous and eccentric and almost without a second thought he decides to move in with Loes and her daughter, two apartments away from his old family. The children don't fully realize the drama unfolding. While their parents try to rediscover themselves, or try to preserve what was once theirs, the children focus on the future outside. Maybe truly perceiving things as they are. Duch, the son of the family, has two big passions in life. The manned mission to the moon and the dreamy, beautiful, Valium addicted neighbor 'aunt' Mary. She is a sailors wife, often alone, and for ... Written by Anonymous

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Dutch

Release Date:

3 July 2014 (Netherlands) See more »

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