A film based on the unique story of four members of one family dancing together in one of the most prestigious contemporary dance companies in the world: Het Nederlands Danstheater (the Dutch Dance Theatre).
Xante, Imre, Marne and Myrthe are four children of the Opstal family from Venlo. And all four are dancing at the Dutch Dance Theatre. A film about their similarities and differences, and about their passion for dance and their distinct preference for the Dutch Dance Theatre.
By telling an exceptional story, a story unique in this world, a portrait of one of the best modern dance companies in existence is slowly revealed.
Screenings Festivals China-One Touch Nederlands Online Film Festival 2014
Serbia Belgrade Film Festval 2015
A film by Manon lichtveld & Bas Westerhof Colorist: Joel Sahuleka Sound Post Production: Jaim Sahuleka Producer: Bas Westerhof, Beat the Dutch Films
Same Difference is a production of Beat the Dutch Films in
co-production with NTR (Independent Dutch Public Service Broadcaster)
and was made with the support of Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds.