Hopsa Heisasa

This film about a lonely boy named Willem who sets out to rescue his kidnapped teddybear from Isra, a drowned refugee girl. But when Willem discovers that Isra is afraid to go on towards the afterlife because the ocean waves took her own teddy bear, they embark upon a journey of love and solace.

The film had an official screening at the ‘Film By The Sea Film Festival‘ in 2020.

The official trailer of the film.

Check out the Facebook page Hopsa Heisasa for more inside information about this inspiring movie!

The official filmposter.
The CineCrowd trailer of the film.
  • Written & Directed by: Vincent van den Ouden
  • Executive producer: Lisa de Bye
  • 1st AD: Majorie Brouns
  • Assistant director & Continuity: Nena Tijsma
  • 2nd Assistant director: Gijs Suy
  • Children’s counselor: Mounir Aboulasri
  • Production assistants: Elja ten Velden, Rica Pietersen, Levi Oreel, J. Rubbens
  • Director of Photography: Jan van Ooijen
  • 1st AC & Focus puller: Niek Groven
  • 2nd AC: Ellen Gubbels
  • Gaffer: Daan Strampel & Marc Raps
  • Best boy: Twan Bosman
  • Sound recorder & Sound designer: Jason DeGraw
  • Production designer: Diana de Nooijer
  • Set dressers: Channa van Balen, Flore van Sparretak, Wahine Wisse
  • Art assistant: Remco Texer
  • Make-up & Hair artist: Evita Feltsadas
  • Costume design: Leila Boukhalfa
  • Music composer: Johan van der Voet
  • Willem: Tim Klumpers
  • Isra: Romaissa Badrising
  • Evelien: Gwen Albers
  • Isra’s vader: Mounir Aboulasri
  • Isra’s moeder: Jadey van der Put