New Kids Turbo

Director(s)
Steffen Haars, Flip van der Kuil
Writer(s)
Steffen Haars, Flip van der Kuil
Cast
Steffen Haars, Flip van der Kuil, Huub Smit, Tim Haars, Wesley van Gaalen
Producer(s)
Hans de Weers & Reinout Oerlemans for Eyeworks Film & TV Drama © Hollands Licht
Co-Producer(s)
Inspire Pictures, 100% Halal, Steffen Haars & Flip van der Kuil
Executive Producer
Maarten Swart, Ronald van Wechem
DOP
Joris Kerbosch NSC
Release
2010
poster New Kids Turbo

As North Brabant is hit full-force by the economic downturn and layoffs are everywhere, all the New Kids (Rikkert, Barry, Richard, Robbie and Gerrie) lose their jobs. Without any source of income, and no longer eligible for welfare benefits, they decide to just take what they need and never pay for anything again. But when a television crew discovers the New Kids as a steady source of spectacular news, they become more popular than anyone could have imagined, and people start following their example. Social unrest and riots follow. Before long, the government starts using ever more drastic measures to try and arrest the New Kids…