The village of Ulrum in Northern Groningen is threatened with shrinkage, the youngsters all leave and go to the big city. Ulrum received a subsidy of 1.5 million euros in 2014 to put the village back on the map. A Foundation is established: “Ulrum, Village of the Future”.
The new plans to keep the village liveable goes with much struggle and produce funny, sometimes dramatic, but always very human confrontations.
A documentary by
Jaap van ´t Kruis & Marco Nauta
Jaap van ´t Kruis & Paul de Heer
Editor in Chief
Rear Window Films & EO