‘It is melting’, is the first of Veerle Baetens, that is, at this point in development, it has just been awarded the ArteKino the International Prize at the Berlinale Co-Production Market. The film has been selected by the international champion title, The International, has to be pitched to potential financiers and co-producers. The ArteKino International Prize is a cash prize of 6,000 euros.
The ‘melt’ is the film adaptation of the successful novel by liege writer Lize Spit out in 2015, published by the Das, Should be. 130,000 copies of ‘The melting’ by 2016 in the best-selling book in Belgium. It was the author Lize Spit, oh.a. the Bronze the Owl and the Hebban Debuutprijs on it.