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by Martin Koolhoven


Bonnie, nine, is an only child and lives with her mother and grandmother. All three love elephants. Bonnie longs for a brother or sister, and while her mother is not eager to give in to her demands, to make Bonnie happy she arrives home one day with a new playmate for Bonnie ... an elephant.

international title: Bonkers
original title: Knetter
country: Netherlands
sales agent: FRV Media International
year: 2005
genre: fiction
directed by: Martin Koolhoven
film run: 84'
release date: NL 15/10/2005, BE 22/02/2006
screenplay: Mieke de Jong
cast: Jesse Rinsma, Tom van Kessel, Carice van Houten, Frieda Pittoors, Daan Schuurmans, Leny Bredervekd, Edo Brunner
cinematography by: Menno Westendorp
film editing: Job ter Burg
costumes designer: Maartje Wevers
music: Dirk Brossé
producer: Leontine Petit, Joost de Vries, Jean-Claude Van Rijckeghem, Mieke De Wulf
production: Lemming Film, A Private View, VPRO Television