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The Price of Sugar


Set in the Dutch colony of Surinam (now Suriname in South America) in 1775, the story follows a family of Dutch sugar planters and their slaves.  In the face of recession and falling sugar prices, the family experience upheaval and danger. Stark choices, matters of  life and death, have to be made…



Directed by Jean van de Velde
Written by Jean van de Velde
Produced by Comet Film, PVP Pictures, Cool Beans and Spier Films
Starring Gaite Jensen, Yootha Wong-Loi-Sing, Kees Boot, Yannick van de Velde, Anna Raadsveld