Roy is a handsome Surinam man, who studies in Amsterdam. He hurriedly left his Dutch girlfriend Karina to visit his dying mom in Paramaribo. Back in his homeland, Roy soon becomes obsessed with his own country and it’s culture.
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This movie is an allegory of the post-colonial troubles in a free Suriname. The plot promotes unity between all layers of its population as the main character tries to free himself from his last Dutch shackles. The execution lacks but it has had a very important function for the people of Suriname, that I love.