JEROEN VAN DER DRIFT
Associate Member of the Netherlands
Society of Cinematographers (NSC)
SUSPENDED PSYCHIATRIST PRACTICING IN GERMANY
Director: Roelof Bosma
Production: De VIjfde Dag
READ MORE‘Suspended psychiatrist practicing in Germany’. After being discharged from the GGNet mental health clinic due to mistakes made by psychiatrist Pasatovic, the doctor in charge of her case, Esther is out on the streets and helpless. She commits suicide in 2011. Her parents, Mr and Mrs Te Grotenhuis, are stricken by immense grief. The couple’s son had been killed 15 years prior in a car accident. In the wake of Esther’s suicide they are left childless. The disciplinary tribunal reviews the case and suspends the psychiatrist for six months. But two weeks after her suspension, the psychiatrist is back on the job in a clinic in Germany.