De nieuwe wildernis

Mark Verkerk, Ruben Smit Feature film - 2013 - 95 min.
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Gouden Kalf winner

UPC Gouden Kalf voor de Beste Publieksfilm Ruben SmitMark Verkerk

Other prizes

Platina Film (400.000 bezoekers speelfilm) Afficheprijs

Gouden Film (100.000 bezoekers speelfilm)

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Dutch nature in all its wild splendour, beauty and cruelty. A unique glimpse into the living (surviving) flora and fauna in the Oostvaardersplassen, over the four seasons.

Nature film shows that the Netherlands is full of beauty and spectacle. The makers filmed for two years in the Oostvaardersplassen reserve. This yielded impressive footage of a virgin wilderness in this small and densely populated country. From the pleasant spring to the merciless winter; using extreme close-ups and hidden cameras, the film offers a unique glimpse of the surviving flora and fauna during the four seasons.


Script Mark Verkerk
Producer(s) Ton Okkerse
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Peter Oskam
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Peter Oskam
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