DOK Leipzig 29 October – 4 November 2018
61st International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film
DOK Leipzig Film Festival

Naomi’s Secret

Naomi’s Secret

Naomi has a secret. She rarely sees her mother because the latter lives in a psychiatric hospital. She wants Sam, her best friend, to finally meet her mother.

Lina Dinkla


Original Title: Naomi’s geheim
Country: Netherlands
Year: 2016
Language: Dutch
Subtitle: English
Runtime: 16 min.
Format: DCP
Color: Colour
Director: Saskia Gubbels
Producer: Anja Cloosterman
Cinematographer: Myrthe Mosterman
Editor: Maasja Ooms, Erik Disselhoff
Animation: Wiep Teeuwisse
Sound: Carla van der Meijs
Music: Lennart Kleinen, Alan van Ramshorst
Script: Saskia Gubbels

The annotations to the films in the Official Selection were written by the members of the selection committee and guest authors. All quotes from DOK Leipzig 2018 catalogue articles must be identified as such and cite the author's name. All articles where no author’s name is given are production notes.