Jongens Dir: Mischa Kamp, The Netherlands, 2014, 78 mins, Dutch with English subtitles
Schoolboys Sieger and Marc are on the same relay running team, and strike up a friendship during an athletics camp in the Dutch countryside. Marc secretly wants something deeper though. Attraction builds between them, but things get complicated when Sieger, trying to fit in, goes on a date with Jessica, shunning Marc. A tender coming of age story, Boys is just the sort of romance you always wanted with your best friend when you were younger!
Sponsored by the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Wellington