Every day after school, Romy has to stay at her grandmother’s place. For the girl, those visits are no fun. Her grandma is very strict and busy working in her hairdresser salon. Everything changes when Romy finds out about grandma’s progressive disease.
She majored in Screenwriting and Directing at the Dutch Film and Television Academy in Amsterdam. Since the mid-90s, she has written and directed various successful film projects – both shorts and full-length productions, including TV series, as well as fiction, non-fiction, and animations. ‘Winky’s Horse’ is her first full-length feature for children. The film was screened at the Berlinale.