Talking about your feelings is uncommon for hospital staff in the Netherlands.
Following the global corona crisis, many health workers experience death on a large scale for the first time in their career. Unprepared for the feeling of powerlessness this entails, the formerly ‘unbreakable’ rational care workers are confronted with their own vulnerable humanity. What happens when these essential workers do get the chance to talk about how they are emotionally impacted by their work?
This short film is part of the Shorts that Matter 2021 programme. You buy one ticket for all Shorts that Matter and you can watch them online on demand throughout the whole festival period.