Van Osch Films

Carnival of Tears

  • Length: 71 min
  • Language: Ned
  • Subtitles: Eng
  • Direction: Frank van Osch
  • Camera: Maarten Schellekens, Daan Jongbloed, Frank van Osch
  • Editing: Frank van Osch, Gerard Cevaal
  • Production: Matthijs Kösters

Documentary about the soul of the amazing carnival celebrations in the Netherlands. And about the disappointment that because of covid 19 all carnival activities were cancelled last year. A film with beautiful stories, a lot of fun and empty streets…

More info, tour schedule and beautiful pictures of Jan Banning at the (Dutch) website.

The film will be subtitled in English and screened at several film festivals.


supported by the cities of ‘s-Hertogenbosch, Venlo & Oostgelre, Omroep Brabant, Omroep Gelderland, Omroep MAX, Brabant C Fund, Prins Bernhard Fund.