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English title: Eep!
Original title: Lep!
German title: Eep!
Netherlands, 2009

Director: Horst, Rita
Production company: Lemming Film
Age recommendation: 4 years and up

"Eep!" tells the remarkable story of Birdie, a little girl with wings instead of arms. She is found in the woods by Warre, and together with his wife Tine he decides to raise her. But then Birdie flies away to the South and an exciting journey starts ...

Based on a script by Mieke de Jong.

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Dutch feature film EEP! has reached the status of Golden Film for more than 100.000 tickets sold within ten days after its theatrical release in the Netherlands on February 17, 2010. EEP! premiered on February 15, 2010 during the Berlin International Film Festival. EEP!, based on the children’s novel IEP! by Joke van Leeuwen, tells the story of Viegeltje a girl with wings instead of arms. One day Viegeltje is found by Warre and Tine, who want to raise her as a normal little girl. But Viegeltje flies away. Tine is inconsolable, and embarks with Warre on an exhilarating and adventurous journey to find their lost friend…

Viegeltje’s role is played by Canadian Kenadie Jourdin-Bromley. Mieke de Jong wrote the screenplay for the film.

EEP! is a Dutch-Belgian co-production of Lemming Film in collaboration with A Private View and Dutch broadcaster NPS. Independent Films handles theatrical distribution in the Netherlands. EEP! is currently running in 87 theatres across the Netherlands.

Berlin Generation 2010, Montreal 2010 (awarded), Leeds 2010 (awarded), Stockholm Junior 2010, Kristiansand 2010,Goelali Jakarta 2010, Buster Copenhagen 2010 (awarded), Cine-Jeune San Quentin 2010, Gijon 2010 (awarded), Tallinn Black Nights Just Film 2010, Dhaka/Bangla Desh 2011, Providence 2011, BUFF Malmö 2010, Vittorio Veneto 2011, Reel 2 Real Vancouver 2011 (awarded), Golden Elephant Hyderabad 2011, Taiwan 2012 (awarded)

Study guide: Danish

Study guide: Flemish

Some additional media: Digital filmpage (Flemish)

World sales address/es:
Attraction Distribution (CDN)

Sold to:
Independet (NL)
Jef (BE)