1953, a boys’ boarding school in the mining village Blijderhagen, just before Easter. When one of the boys goes missing, brother Bonaventura starts an investigation. Within the oppressive walls of the Franciscane monastery, he ventures into the abyss.
Based on the book ‘Het Hout’ by Jeroen Brouwers.
Director: Wim Opbrouck
Producer: Annemie Degryse (Lunanime)
Running time: 120′