Docpoint – Helsinki Documentary Film Festival


Naomi’s Secret

For the first time, Naomi is taking her best friend Sam to visit her mother who lives in a locked institution. Naomi explains that she also uses drugs in addition to being psychotic. It gradually becomes clear that the situation has had a considerable impact on Naomi’s life. A testimony to hope and love, a sincere portrait of the strong young woman that Naomi has become thanks to the unconditional support of the people around her.

Production notes

Title in Original Language : Naomi's geheim
Director : Saskia Gubbels
Year : 2016
Length : 16
Age limit : S
Format : DCP
Production Company : Selfmade films