The Dutch director and screenwriter Jon Karthaus is working on a new Costa movie. That has producer EN Film today announced. Karthaus wrote the screenplay with journalist Diederik Jekel.
About the exact content of the new film, the production company have nothing to say. “The project is still in its infancy,” says a spokesman. “But we are very seriously working on it.”
It is not clear when the new Costa in the cinemas.
“Costa!” from 2001 is a milestone in the Dutch film history. The comedy by Johan Nijenhuis about a group of young people who two weeks holiday in Salou, it attracted 700,000 visitors and spoke to a young audience that the Dutch film not managed to find. The leading roles were played by Georgina Verbaan, Katja Schuurman, Daan Schuurmans, Kurt Rogiers (pictured) and Michiel Huisman. For almost all actors, it was the first major role in a feature film.
After the film, there followed a series of four seasons ran at the youth channel BNN.