A blonde and blue-eyed girl, Ninnoc, observes the social systems of belonging and popularity at school. She dances, sings, and questions her own identity, displaying a front that ultimately reveals the effects of isolation she actively tries to conceal.
Niki Padidar is a meticulous and multi-talented director of Dutch and Iranian descent, who specializes in reaching the youth. An emerging force representing diaspora filmmakers, Niki is best known for her award-winning short documentary, Ninnoc, a captivating and gentle film which wowed audiences of all ages at IDFA, Berlinale, and many other prestigious film festivals.
Country of Production: Netherlands
Running Time: 18 mins
Audio Track: Dutch
Direction: Niki Padidar
Scenario: Niki Padidar
Producer: Joost Seleen
Cast: Ninnoc Wouters
Cinematography: Niki Padidar, Jefrim Rothuizen
Editing: Albert Markus
Sound: Taco Drijfhout, Jeroen Goeijers, Eva Nijsten