The day I decided to be Nina

Much awarded short youth documentary on Guido, an 11-year-old boy who’d much rather be a girl and indeed feels like a girl.

15 minutes, Lemming Film / VPRO
Broadcasted 2000
International Documentary Film Festival (IDFA) 2000
Festivals a.o. International Documentary Film Festival Sheffield 2001 (UK), Input 2001 Cape Town (South Africa), Cinekid 2001 (Netherlands)
Prix Jeunesse ‘ Best Children’s Program of the last 50 Years’ category ‘most edgy’ 2014 (Germany)
Prix Jeunesse 2002 (‘the Oscars for Children’s Programs’) (Germany) 1st price Oberhausen Short Film Festival 2002 (Germany), Certificate of Merit Children’s Programs category Golden Gate Awards, San Francisco 2002 (VS) 1st price Auburn International Children’s Film Festival (Australia)