RUS

Busking (18+)

Belgium, 2020, colour, 70 min.
Director: Timo Vergauwen
Folk musicians Anna and Joel (Handmade Moments) drive their custom-built tour bus from Arkansas to California. They perform shows on the solar-powered stage on the roof and fuel their engine with used cooking oil. When two cars smash into them head-on, their dream of driving the bus to Argentina is shattered: Joel ends up in a wheelchair for four months and the bus is completely destroyed. With the support of their fans, family and friends, the couple slowly rebuilds their life and career.

Timo Vergauwen

Timo Vergauwen

is a Belgian filmmaker and photographer. He was born in Beveren in 1989. He studied English Literature at the University of Antwerp and graduated with honors. He then went on to study Film at Sint-Lukas Brussels but quit in his final year. He travelled through the United States, where he made Busking.

FILMOGRAPHY

Busking, 2020.
Belgium, 2020, colour, 70 min.
Director: Timo Vergauwen
Folk musicians Anna and Joel (Handmade Moments) drive their custom-built tour bus from Arkansas to California. They perform shows on the solar-powered stage on the roof and fuel their engine with used cooking oil. When two cars smash into them head-on, their dream of driving the bus to Argentina is shattered: Joel ends up in a wheelchair for four months and the bus is completely destroyed. With the support of their fans, family and friends, the couple slowly rebuilds their life and career.