“Hokwerda’s child”, a novel by the Dutch writer and together they investigate the Young, is filmed. Film production company and white film has bought the rights to, reported uitgeverij Atlas Contact. The book was already for scene editing.
The book appeared in 2002 and was about 65,000 times in the original Dutch version sold. It was also translated into French, German and Danish.
Director Boudewijn Koole is under the impression from the book: “I know of no other writer who is so mentally write it as M the Young. If you Hokwerda’s Child begins to read, you will after a few words to the place toegezogen. It’s as if you’re there with the characters.”
White film strives to the premiere of the film in 2021. Also de Jong is happy with the plan: “Koole this story to a new audience.”