Director: Mascha Halberstad
Screenplay: Fiona van Heemstra, based on the book by Tosca Menten
Producer: Viking Film (NL)
Co-producer: A Private View, VPRO
Director of Photography: Peter Mansfelt
Editor: Mascha Halberstad

When 9-year-old Babs receives a pig named Oink as a present from her grandfather Tuitjes, she has a hard time convincing her parents that she can keep it. But her parents are not the biggest threat to Oink. Grandfather is taking part in a sausage competition organized by The Society for Meat Products from Fresh Pigs.


  • Hiba Ghafry
  • Kees Prins
  • Jelka Van Houten
  • Henry Van Loon
  • Matsen Montsma
  • Loes Luca
  • Johnny Kraajkamp
  • Alex Klaasen
  • Remko Vrijdag

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stop motion animated feature film
Release year: 2022
Supported by: Flanders Audiovisual Fund (VAF), Netherlands Film Fund & Netherlands Production Incentive, Eurimages, CoBo, VPRO, Belgian Tax Shelter, Casa Kafka Pictures, Creative Europe Media Programme
Distributor: O’Brother (BE), Gusto Entertainment (NL) en The Jokers (France)
Broadcaster: VPRO (NL)

Level K

Release & festivals:

Berlinale Generation Kplus 2022 Opening Film