Feature film, written and to be directed by Joost van Ginkel
(formerly known as After the Storks)
ZOLA is a captivating story about the intriguing girl Zola (20) who encounters truck driver Diego (45) on a visit to the grave of her father. When she finds out Diego is an old friend of her father she decides to accompany him on his travels through Europe, hoping to get some answers from him about her father’s death. As they passionately start to fall in love with each other, Zola slowly gets to know Diego’s darker side. However, their heartfelt connection turns out to be inescapable and the truth about their pasts starts to unravel.
Producers: Ellen Havenith, Fernanda del Nido, Bart Van Langendonck
Supported by: Netherlands Film Fund (Talent Development in an International Context and production funding), Flanders Audiovisual Fund