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by Chris W. Mitchell


A father takes his wife, two sons, a friend and his daughter on a hiking trip in the woods. After a long search for a spot to set up camp, the father finds a perfect place overlooking a pool. Everybody seems to get settled quickly and when the night falls the two sons listen to a ghost story told by their father’s friend at the campfire. The youngest son begins to have strange dreams and bizarre occurrences begin to develop at the camp site.

international title: The Pool
original title: De Poel
country: Netherlands
year: 2014
genre: fiction
directed by: Chris W. Mitchell
release date: NL 01/05/2014
screenplay: Chris W. Mitchell, Gijs Scholten van Aschat
cast: Katja Herbers, Jamie Grant, Gijs Scholten van Aschat, Alex Hendrickx, Carine Crutzen, Bart Klever
cinematography by: Gábor Deák
film editing: Manuel Dias da Silva
art director: Ben Zuydwijk
music: Vidjay Beerepoot
producer: San Fu Maltha
production: Fu Works, House of Netherhorror, Nieuw Nederlands Film Platform
backing: Nederlands Fonds voor de Film
distributor: Just Film Distribution
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