Summer holiday and finally time for 7 year old Sammy (Samantha) from the Netherlands, to go on a trip to Suriname. She’s going to visit her beloved Auntie Sjaan.
During her stay in Paramaribo, Sammy discovers the cultural richness of her roots in Suriname and becomes friends with all the children that live in Auntie Sjaan’s ‘Forget-me-not-street’.
Awards & Festivals
Netherlands Film Festival 2016 – Educational program
Cinekid Kinderkast 2016 – Nominee for Cinekid audience award
The 35th Uppsala International Short Film Festival 2016
The 33rd Chicago International Children’s Film Festival 2016
Toronto International Film Festival Kids 2017
International Children Film Festival Odisha 2017
Children’s Film Festival Seattle 2018
BAMkids, Brooklyn 2018
TIFF Kids 2018 – Educational program
Zero Plus International Film Festival 2018
KINEKO International Children’s Film Festival 2018
The Seoul Guro International Kids Film Festival 2019
The project is made in coproduction with the KRO-NCRV and is supported by the Mediafonds.