Boudewijn Büch, verdwaald tussen feit & fictie

Leo de Boer Short documentary - 2016 - 57 min.

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After his decease, writer and TV personality Boudewijn Büch was labelled a fraud. This film is a search for the real story. Büch’s biographer Eva Rovers talks about his diaries, letters and photographs. From these very personal sources, the image arises of an oversensitive boy, who matures into a vulnerable man who uses his stories to guard himself against real life. In the process, he obviously derails and real life strikes back. For Büch, suffering, isolation and loneliness become part and parcel of his fate as an author.

Credits

Director(s) Leo de Boer
Script Leo de Boer
Producer(s) Pieter van Huijstee
Production Company
Research
Director of Photography
Editing
Sound Design
Sound on Set
TV Company
Animation
Production Country
Netherlands