Festus Toll


Festus Toll (1992) often brings moral questions and the search for identity together in his films. By combining old and new footage he explores his bicultural identity in an experimental and essayistic way. His previous film We Will Maintain (2017) was striking and screened at IDFA that same year.



We Will Maintain (2017, graduation film)
A Divine Call (2020, short documentary film)

Festus Toll's films at RIFF
When You Hear the Divine Call
Dutch Shorts II
Year: 2020
Questions of identity abound in this short documentary about what ‘home’ means for a half European, half...