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BEN X

by Nic Balthazar

synopsis

Ben is mildly autistic and a target for the school bullies. Fuelled by his signature video game and inspired by his mystery girl on the web, he stages a cunning plan to change his life and that of his tormentors.
Adaptation of the Balthazar's best-seller "Niet is alles wat hij zei".

international title: Ben X
original title: Ben X
country: Belgium
sales agent: Playtime
year: 2007
genre: fiction
directed by: Nic Balthazar
film run: 90'
release date: BE 26/09/2007, NL 08/11/2007, FR 20/02/2008, ES 27/03/2009
screenplay: Nic Balthazar
cast: Greg Timmermans, Laura Verlinden, Marijke Pinoy, Pol Goossen, Titus De Voogdt, Maarten Claeyssens
cinematography by: Lou Berghmans
film editing: Philippe Ravoet
art director: Kurt Loyens
music: Praga Khan
producer: Peter Bouckaert, Erwin Provoost
production: MMG Film & TV Production
backing: Flanders Audiovisual Fund, Dutch Film Fund, MEDIA Programme, KFD, Bridge
distributor: Kinepolis Film Distribution, Océan Films, Filmtrade, Karma Films, StudioCanal Germany, Agora Films, Filmladen, Future Film Oy Ab
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