Crossing my lips / Over mijn lippen – written & directed by Janica Draisma
High Definition, 14min, color, 2005
Director of Photography: Thomas Kist, Sound: Erik Langhout, Music: Bart Dijkman, Editor: Merel Notten, Producer: Digna Sinke, SNG Film
Via poetic portraits and interviews with people who stutter, combined with music and songs performed by them, we get insight in (the miracle of) their unusual way of speaking.
A film about talking, stuttering, singing, remaining silent and listening. Communicating.
This film was made with support of the Dutch Film Fund and Every Picture Tells A Story (EPTAS).
Nomination Golden Kalf Best Short Documentary, Dutch Film festival 2005
NPS New Arrivals Selection 2006
Selected for Best of EPTAS 2008
Selected for Best of Look & Roll, Switzerland, 2008