Cow funk was very successful in 2015 and 2016 with the eponymous absurdist television series set in a high school. The duo quit the series after two seasons and then made a theater performance Wachstumsschmerzen with which they won the Neerlands Hoop, the theater prize for the most promising new talent.
In the feature film, watchman (Van de Velde) runs the HIVO camp without help. The arrival of the exhausted ex-world star Ronnie Bosboom jr. (Van Kalmthout) seems like a blessing, but when he turns out to be fleeing from dangerous criminals, the duo have to do everything they can to save the campsite. Supporting roles are there Pierre Bokma and Carly Wise.
Pirates of the Next
The second major Dutch feature film to be released is the family film The Pirates of the Next Door from director Pim van Hoeve (Dummie the Mummy). This comedy movie will be released in early July. The first major new American blockbusters, SF movie Tenet from Christopher Nolan and action movie Mulan from Disney, will premiere in mid-July.
The cinemas had to close in mid-March because of the corona virus. However, the halls may open again on 1 June, subject to all kinds of restrictions and rules. For example, no more than thirty people can enter the room.