The Long River Slides

  • Sanne Rovers
  • Netherlands
  • 2019
  • 53 min
  • World Premiere
  • IDFA on Stage
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The Long River Slides is a musical documentary film set boatmovie with Dutch musical ensemble De Kift. We travel by boat through the Dutch countryside. In his search for new inspiration, singer and composer Ferry meets people that tell him their story: people who represent De Kift’s motto, ‘I struggle and emerge’.

This film will only be available in Docs for Sale on November 26, after its World Premiere.


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55', DCP, color
Spoken languages

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