De dans van de reiger

Fons Rademakers Feature film - 1966 - 92 min.

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Feature film, based on Hugo Claus's play from 1962, who was also responsible for the scenario. A crisis in Elena and Edward's marriage reaches its peak during a holiday in Yugoslavia. When Elena has an affair with a Dutch tourist, Edward wants to hurt his unfaithful wife as much as he can and stages a suicide attempt. The Dance of the Heron was shot on location in Yugoslavia with an international cast. The photography was done by Sacha Vierny, who also shot the French film Belle de Jour and dozens of other great films.

Credits

Director(s) Fons Rademakers
Script Hugo Claus
Producer(s) Fons Rademakers
Production Company
Fons Rademakers Produkties B.V.
Director of Photography
Sacha Vierny
Production Design
Friso Wiegersma
Editing
Dick van der Meer
Sound on Set
Peter Vink
Music
Cast
Production Country
Netherlands