Moscow International Documentary Film Festival DOKer 2018 – Special Programme
One World International Human Rights Film Festival 2018 – Official Selection
IDFA 2017 – Kids & Docs Competition
13 year old Wessel is learning the tricks of the butcher trade from his patient grandfather, who assumes that his grandson will take over the family business. Wessel isn’t convinced – maybe he’d prefer to work with living animals. We learn that Wessel used to be bullied by classmates regarding his father’s profession. He questions their hypocrisy; do they think meat grows on trees?