In Your Shadow

    • Thabi Mooi, Tom Fassaert
    • Netherlands
    forum_01 IDFA Forum


    After 37 years of silence, filmmaker Thabi takes her father on a quest to shed light on his secret past as a South African freedom fighter. Tracing his footsteps in exile, they finally attempt to escape the shadows of the past and heal their disturbed bond.

    Project information

    Selected for
    IDFA Forum 2021
    Countries of production
    Countries of co-production
    France, South Africa
    Production status
    Start production


    Thabi Mooi, Tom Fassaert
    Renko Douze for Een van de jongens, Hasse van Nunen for Een van de jongens
    Marion Isaacs for Long Story Short, Serge Lalou for Les Films d'Ici
    Simone van den Broek for Netherlands Film Fund, Hanneke Bouwsema for NPO Fund
    Commissioning Editor
    Margit Balogh for EOdocs

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