Twelve-year-old Jackie feels right at home in Rijksmuseum, where her mom works. While wandering the museum halls, Jackie meets an unusual woman. It is Oopjen, a character from Rembrandt’s famous painting! Oopjen has come to life and stepped out from her portrait to find her long-lost sister. Jackie suddenly has her hands full. She decides to help Oopjen and brings her home, where together they will embark on an adventure of discovering the fascinating modern world, and Jackie finally has a best friend.
Jackie and Oopjen
About the director Annemarie van de Mond
Annemarie van de Mond (1962) graduated from the Maastricht Drama School in 1989. She was a script supervisor on The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004). She has directed a number of shorts, as well as several TV series and films, including HannaHannaH (2007), Taartman (2009), and Just Friends (2018).