Hero on Paper

Hero on Paper

Max Ploeg
/ Netherlands
/ 2022
/ 28 mins
/ Dutch
Rutger, a receptionist and Lucky Luke imitator draws a cartoon to become a comic-book hero and confronts the disappointments of daily life. It highlights the power of imagination and the importance of embracing our inner child, reminding us we can all be heroes in our daily lives.


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Film Info

Director: Max Ploeg
Country: Netherlands
Language: Dutch
Year: 2022
Duration: 28 mins
Premiere: Asia Pacific
Category: Virtual Shorts

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