PRPL/When It Melts

Feature film written by Maarten Loix and Veerle Baetens and directed by Veerle Baetens.

Thirteen years after a sweltering summer that got completely out of hand, Eva (26) returns to her home village. Gradually it becomes clear that this time she holds the reigns, and that she will settle once and for all with the cloudy past.

Veerle Baetens will make her directorial debut with When It Melts, adapted from the bestselling novel by Lize Spit.

Writers: Veerle Baetens & Maarten Loix
Director: Veerle Baetens
Producer: Bart Van Langendonck, Sarah Marks, Ellen Havenith
In co-production with: Savage Film (BE)
Supported by: Flanders Audiovisual Fund, Belgian Tax Shelter, Telenet, VTM, Netherlands Film Fund
Selected for: Berlinale Co-Production Market (2020) РSundance (World Dramatic Competition 2022)