Blind Date

Theo van Gogh Feature film - 1996 - 90 min.

Gouden Kalf-winnaar

Beste Acteur Peer Mascini

Beste Actrice Renée Fokker

Beste Regie Theo van Gogh

Gouden Kalf-nominatie

Beste Lange Speelfilm Theo van Gogh

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Low-budget film on the subject of relationships, shot in the Amsterdam Hilton. Blind Date tells the story of a man and a woman confronted with the death of their three-year-old daughter Annabel. They fight each other and the world without in their attempt to come to terms with this gigantic sorrow. The dead girl watches her parents from the afterlife and expresses her dissatisfaction with the situation in a narration. But does the little girl still have the right to bother her Mommy and Daddy? Awarded with three Golden Calves: Best Director, Best Actor (Peer Mascini) and Best Actress (Renée Fokker).

Credits

Director(s) Theo van Gogh
Script Kim van Kooten
Valéry Boutade
Producer(s) Theo van Gogh
Production Company
Bergen Film & TV
Theo van Gogh Produkties
Director of Photography
Production Design
Ruud van Dijk
Editing
Sound on Set
Ben Zijlstra
Music
Cast
Distribution
Production Country
Netherlands