Home — feature film

Home focuses on a group of teenagers and the adults that surround them. Both find it difficult to communicate and to understand each other's closed-off world. in this community of two struggling generations, arrives 17 year old Kevin. He starts an apprenticeship at his aunt's store an moves in with her and her family. Kevin quickly adapts to his new home and gets along with his cousin Sammy. Through Sammy's circle of friends he gets to know John. Soon we discover John lives an unbearable situation with his mother and Kevin feels the urge to help his new friend. One evening fate intervenes and questions of betrayal, trust and loyalty start to direct their daily lives more than ever. 

Written by Fien Troch & Nico Leunen  
Directed by Fien Troch
Produced by Prime Time
Info: 103min - Belgium - 2016
Status: completed

Winner Best Flemish Co-Production at Magritte Awards 2018
Nominated for Best Editing, Most Promising Actress and Actor at Magritte Awards 2018
Winner Ensor Best Film, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actress and Best Editing at Film Festival Oostende 2017
Nominated for Ensor Best Screenplay and Best Music at Film Festival Oostende 2017
Nominated for Golden Tulip Award at Istanbul International Film Festival 2017
Winner ARRI/OSRAM awards Munich Film Festival 2017
Winner Grand Prize of the Jury at Les Arcs European Film Festival 2016
Winner Venice Horizons Award Best Director at Venice Film Festival 2016
Nominated for Venice Horizons Awards Best Film at Venice Film Festival 2016
Winner Audience Award Best Film at Film Fest Gent 2016
Winner Georges Delerue Prize Best Music at Film Fest Gent 2016
Nominated for Platform Prize at Toronto International Film Festival 2016
Special Mention Explore Zone Award at Film Fest Gent 2016

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