Toda’s father is a pastry chef. Everyday he rises before dawn to make all different kinds of pastries and cakes. Then, one day, everything changes. War breaks out in the south, and Toda’s father has to defend his country. Toda is sent to stay with her mother, who lives in a neighbouring country... not an easy journey in wartime. But Toda is a bright girl who doesn’t give up easily - she is determined to find her mother. An adventure story with laughs, thrills and emotion.
THE DAY MY FATHER BECAME A BUSH is based on the book by award-winning author Joke van Leeuwen.