My Queen Karo

A film by Dorothée Van Den Berghe, 2009

Genre: dramatic comedy

Language: Dutch

Subtitles: French, English

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Sound: xxx

Duration: 102 min

Countries: Belgium, Netherlands

Year: 2009



Amsterdam. Karo, 10 years old, grows up with her grand-parents in a hippie commune during the seventies. Only child, she lives a reckless life in this utopian adult world. The rule in the commune is that everybody shares everything in the squat, but soon we find out that everyone is not able to respect those ideals, which brings Karo in the middle of the conflicts that begin to split the group. Karo aknowledges that nothing lasts forever.



Director: Dorothée Van Den Berghe
Script: Dorothée Van Den Berghe
Image: Jan Vancaillie
Sound: Christian Monheim
Editing: Marie-Hélène Dozo
Artistic Direction: Gert Stas


Cast : Déborah François, Matthias Schoenaerts, Anna Franziska Jager, Christelle, Cornil


Produced by Tarantula Belgium, Caviar (Belgium), IDTV (Netherlands)


International Film Festival of Palm Springs 2010

International Film Festival of Toronto 2010

International Film Festival of Valladolid 2009

Ostende Film Festival, Competition 2009

International Film Festival of de Namur 2009

Festival "Les Arcs European Film" 2009

Black Nights Film Festival of Tallinn 2010

International Film Festival of Rotterdam 2010

Festival Regards d'ailleurs de Dreux 2010

Off Plus Camera Int'l Festival Krakow 2010

Tribeca Film Festival de New York 2010

International Film Festival of San Francisco 2010

Munich Film Festival 2010

Karlovy Vary Film Festival 2010

FFiA Lato Filmow de Warsaw 2010

Prix du Jury Graine de Cinéphage au Festival International des Films de Femmes de Créteil 2010