De Afvalligen / The Dumped
Written by / Joeri Kloppert & Malu Janssen
Directed by / Malu Janssen
Produced by / Marc Bary &Steven Rubinstein Malamud
Mia was born in the dark of an underground waste dump. While living her days sorting out waste, she has always been dreaming of a better life above ground. Her pregnancy suddenly makes this dream a necessity. She starts traveling the underground dump, searching for a better life for her unborn child.
De Afvalligen is supported by the Netherlands film Fund and was presented at the 2020 Cinemart of IFFR in the Boost-NL section
'I opened myself to the gentle indifference of the world'
/ Albert Camus, L’Étranger