Poor Kids

School: KASK – School of Arts Gent

Director: Michiel Dhont

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Max, 20 years old, is the son of a sailor and lives in a boarding school for children of sailors and immigrants. During the holidays, when most of the children are back home, he stays there with a small group. Together they try to bend the rules.


Duration: 18 min.

Country: Belgium

Language: Dutch

Year: 2017

Genre: Fiction (Drama)

Topic: Adventure, Brotherhood

Cast & Crew

Director: Michiel Dhont

Producer: Lybaert Charlotte, Lombaert Jessie

Writer: Michiel Dhont

Actors: Tijmen Govaerts, Felix Meyer, Aiko Vanparys

Festivals & Awards


Kortfilm festival Leuven

Film Festival Gent

Cine Prive