Jan & Raf Roosens


Olli is a lonely skunk who makes trouble whenever he can. When his mortally ill mother throws a party for his sixteenth birthday he has no intention to let her down. He needs to embark on a quest for friendship.


Directed & Produced by: Jan & Raf Roosens
Based on an idea by: Jan & Raf Roosens
Script: Bert Van Dael & Sanne Nuyens
Executive Producer: Caroline Van Ranst
Production Company: Rococo
Photography: Rik Zang
Editor: Maarten Janssens
Sound: Alexander Baert
Original Music: Raf Keunen
Costume: Stephanie D'heygere
Make up: Sigrid Volders
Art Direction: Miriam Matthys

with the support of the Flanders Audiovisual Fund


Hollyshorts Film Festival ||2013|| Best Drama
Slamdance Film Festival ||2013|| Grand Jury Sparky Award for Short Film (Oscar Qualifying)
Gijon Film Festival ||2012|| Best Director & Best Script
Film Festival Oostende ||2012|| Best Flemish Short Fiction
Guanajuato International Film Festival ||2012|| Best International Short Fiction (Oscar Qualifying)
Short Film Corner Cannes Film Festival ||2012|| Selected as ‘Coup de Coeur’

Festivals & Screenings

59th International Film Festival Oberhausen ||2013|| Germany
30th Miami Film Festival ||2013|| USA
18th International Short Film Festival Leuven ||2012|| Belgium
57th Cork Film Festival ||2012|| Ireland
20th Raindance Film Festival ||2012|| London, UK
85th Academy Awards Longlist ||2013|| USA