About the film
Release Date: November 27, 2003
|Slogan||:||«Enchanted by the magic of your own imagination»|
|Production Companies||:||Sigma Pictures|
|Director||:||André van Duren|
|Writers||:||Maarten Lebens, Bob in 't Hout|
Little boy Kees is based on the famous classical masterpiece by Theo Thijssen and deals with a twelve year old Amsterdam schoolboy who grows up at the end of the 19th century in the Jordaan (part of Amsterdam. Kees Bakels is a dreamer who seeks refuge from reality with wild imagination where he dares more than in real life. Through his fathers illness and his young love for Rosa Overbeek he develops himself as someone who acts and assumes responsibility.