PRPL/The Melting

Feature film written by Veerle Baetens & Maarten Loix and to be directed by Veerle Baetens.

Thirteen years after a sweltering summer that got completely out of hand, 26-year-old Eva returns to her hometown with a block of ice in the trunk of her car to deal with her past and leave a haunting message.

Veerle Baetens will make her directorial debut with The Melting, 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)