A film by Loeke de Waal & Steffi Posthumus.
Facebook, Instagram, Tinder, Pinterest: ‘voluntourism’ is all over social media. It’s the perfect platform to showcase your adventurous, humanitarian, globetrotting side. This phenomenon is also fed by the Western urge to do good. On social media it all seems perfect; everyone shows off the best sides of their experience, but what is it really like?
Dutch 21-year-old Mitchell strongly feels that need too. To ‘make a difference’, he travels to Cape Town, South Africa. Once there, the project is completely different than expected. We follow Mitchell on his quest for world citizenship, adventure and purpose.