Lepel is a young orphan who becomes entangled in a big adventure when he unexpectedly spends the night in the local department store. He finds out he’s not alone; a 12 year-old girl called Pleun is living secretly behind the sweaters. Lepel decides to stay. Together with Pleun he starts out on a quest to find himself a new, sweet mother.
Director: Willem van de Sande Bakhuyzen
Cast: Joep Trujen, Neeltje de Vree, Carice van Houten, Barry Atsma and Loes Luca
This Dutch film received a Golden Film award in recognition of selling 100,000 tickets domestically in the Netherlands.