About the film
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The Little Shipowner
Release Date: February 14, 1988
|Genres||:||Family, Comedy, Drama|
|Production Companies||:||Belgische Radio en Televisie|
|Writers||:||Libera Carlier, Lou de Vel|
A film made for television, based on the book of the same name by Libera Carlier. A Flemish family decides to spend the summer holidays on de Schelde. Father Janssen buys a second-hand boat and together with his wife and two sons he sets sail. What follows is a sequence of pleasant moments and disappointments, watched by the sceptical mother Janssen.