The Lion’s Shadow

Marjoleine Boonstra / Fiction / In development

All signs are that the fifteen-year-old Joeni from the Ice Age is destined to become the dreamer of her tribe. Yet the tribal mother has chosen another dreamer’s apprentice. But the brave, combative Joeni cannot avoid her dreams and puts all her certainties, her great love, her tribe and her teacher, at stake to become who she really is. Based on Linda Dielemans’ book The Lion’s Shadow.


Development financed by
Dutch Filmfund


Fiona van Heemstra
Iris Lammertsma & Boudewijn Koole