SND Films
NEW SHOES
By Saskia Diesing
2004
rom/comedy
39 min.
NL
Dutch
Produced by Rinkel Film
Video
Format: 16:9

A modern fairytale about ordinary feelings and extraordinary events.
Aafke and Thalia are both 30 years old when they meet each other in a shoe shop. They both return there after having accidentally left the shop with each other’s new shoes. They spontaneously decide to trade lives with each other for 24 hours.
Both are frustrated with their own lives, and looking for the greener grass on the other side of the fence – only to arrive at the conclusion that the grass is always greener until you see it from close by…