And Rightly So!
And Rightly So! is a documentary for children aged 8 - 12 and inspired by the 'Convention for the Rights of a Child' drawn up in 1989. It states 54 articles which are divided into themes: parental care, identity, refugees, contact with parents, child labour, life standard, development, protection during wartime, protection against violence. Nine renowned directors have picekd a favorite theme and made up a modern and visual translation.
The result is a nine episode serie that shows the rights of a child in an understandable way. Because of the great diversity amongst the directors the themes are told from very different perspectives.
director Various Directorsrelease 2003length 9 x 25 minproducers Leontine Petit, Joost de Vriesco producers Heddy Honigmann, Paul Cohen, René Roelofs, Hans Heijnen, Cherry Duijns, Hans Fels, Meral Uslu, John Appel, Roel van Dalenbroadcaster VPRO, Villa Achterwerkfinanciers & funds Stimuleringsfonds Nederlandse Culturele Omroepproducties