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All 6 Episodes: (pw: wefilmdochters)

Daughters is a documentary series about the unique connection between mothers and daughters. It’s a series about growing up and becoming an adult, told from the perspective of three mothers and their daughters. They film themselves and each other and show the world from their point of view. From child to adolescent and from adolescent to young adult, we see how three girls grow up and how their mothers deal with that. In this six-part series we experience short and tall stories, funny and sad moments in revealing double portraits. Daughters functions as a mirror to every mother and daughter.

  • Anne-Marieke Graafmans
  • Wefilm
  • Annemieke Boschma
  • Joost van Herwijnen
  • Nick Rozenberg
  • Dennis Kersten
  • Martijn de Jong
    Creative director
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    Documentary, Television, Web / New Media
  • Genres:
    Drama, Reality
  • Runtime:
    13 minutes 20 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    September 30, 2016
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    FS7, Samsung Galaxy 7
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Distribution Information
  • KPN
    Country: Netherlands
    Rights: All Rights
  • Mathieu Janssen
    Country: Netherlands
    Rights: All Rights
Director Biography - Anne-Marieke Graafmans

Having worked at the first aid department of a hospital for years, gathering experience as a medical nurse, Anne-Marieke Graafmans (1975) graduated at the Netherlands Film Academy in 2011 with her award winning film Als ik jou niet had (2011, 23’, VPRO documentary award, nominated for the IDFA Student Award).
Her first long film won prizes as well. The documentary Volgens Protocol, about the control room of the Dutch 112 emercency hotline, got nominated for the Gouden Galf amongst others and won the DDG award for the most remarkable director’s achievement of 2015.
In the same year (2015-2016) Anne-Marieke created the documentary Wibi Soerjardi en the short Alles is gezegd. Both films were selected for the Utrecht film festival.
Her most recent work concerns the documentary series Daugthers, about the special mother-daughter bond, and the documentary Roze Wolk that concerns postpartum depressions. Both have been broadcasted in September 2016.

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