NXT creatives

Tom Schrooten

HKU Hogeschool voor de Kunsten Utrecht

Baart

Tom Schrooten's short film Baart (an intentional play on 'Baard', the Dutch word for beard) follows Jip, an eight year-old boy with a big imagination. Jip wants nothing more than for his father to be a part of his games and stories, but finds he is always busy with other things. His father does, however, seem to have a lot of time for men with beards. Jip hatches a plan to get his father's attention, but it doesn't work out quite as he expects...