A Drift 

A Drift

The intriguing relationship between Sammy (15) and her brother Jakob (20) who raise themselves without parental guidance takes a turn when Sammy falls in love with her best friend’s father. In the small village where they live, this first love affair causes unforeseen conflicts, for which Sammy pays a high price.

Directed by 

Michiel van Jaarsveld

Written by 

Jacqueline Epskamp

Original Title 


  • Year 
  • 2001
  • Length 
  • 89'
  • Language 
  • Dutch
  • Cast 
  • Christel Oomen, Dragan Bakema, Hans Hoes, Bert Luppes
  • Producer(s) 
  • Frans van Gestel, Jeroen Beker, Jan van der Zanden, Wilant Boekelman (Waterland Film)
  • Co-producer(s) 
  • VPRO
  • Director of Photography 
  • Joost van Gelder
  • Editor 
  • Peter Alderliesten
  • Casting 
  • Kemna Casting
  • Art Direction 
  • Roos Kalff
  • Film Music 
  • Jan Dries Groenendijk

    Credits are not contractual