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Seeds of Deceit Seeds of Deceit
Director:Miriam Guttmann
Producer:Film Academy Netherlands
Country / Region:Netherlands
Particular year:2018
Length of time:21min

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“Seed of Deceit” tells the story of fertility doctor Jan Karbaat, who secretly used his own seed instead of donors’. An intimate film about two mothers and their children, who must face this new reality and try again to live with each other.
Miriam Guttmann has a strong background in photography and has collaborated with prominent photographers such as Billy und Hells and Jimmy Nelson (Before They Pass Away). Her work has widely been recognized and published, in newspapers and magazines including NRC, TROUW, New Gup Magazine, and SOTOKOTO Magazine (Japan). Her work was exhibited at Photography Museum FOAM in Amsterdam, Photo Festival Naarden, Corrosia Almere, and the Double Tree Hilton Hotel Amsterdam. Guttmann graduated the Royal Netherlands Film Academy in 2018. For her highly acclaimed graduation film (Seeds of Deceit), she won the award for “Best Documentary of 2018” (VPRO).