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De Beentjes van Sint Hildegard - Painless Divorce

Feature film, 2020, 103 min.

Release Date: 13 February 2020 (Netherlands). For 35 years Jan has been married to Gedda, a woman whose love for him is suffocating. She overbearingly oversees all of his activities. Before he can grab a glass from the table, she has already given him one. What’s more, his daughter finds herself in the same boat with her jealous boyfriend. In an attempt to escape his wife’s attentions and to claim some space, Jan gets himself checked into a psychiatric ward. A film that asks the question, when is love simply too much?

won prizes

  • NL - NFF Platinum Film (400,000 visitors feature film)
  • NL - NFF Golden Film (100,000 visitors feature film)

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