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My Dad's A Detective! - The Mysterious Island Fort

Original title: Mijn Vader is een Detective: Het Geheimzinnige Forteiland
Netherlands, 2009

Director: Wissink, Will
Production company: Amsterdam Films
Age recommendation: 8 years and up

When sleuth Sam helps his bungling detective father with a case, he and his friends land in a hair-raising adventure.

Max isn’t as good a detective as he thinks. His son Sam’s a better sleuth. Together with his tomboy neighbor and a rich baron’s son, Sam helps Max search for a stolen rare parrot. When a band of criminals kidnaps Max, the kids tail them in a speedboat and strand on a remote island fort. Something’s being hidden there… As they unravel the mystery, they’re pursued by a creepy villain who guards the fort day and night.

Marketing strategies:
1st Part of a series of three films:
My Dad's A Detective! - Witches Paradise (2011) and
My Dad's A Detective! - The Battle (2013)

Utrecht 2011: Moviesquad Junior Award, Vittorio Veneto 2012 (awarded)

Website: www.mijnvaderiseendetective.nl

World sales address/es:
A'dam Films (NL)

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A-Film (NL)