Jos Stelling Feature film - 1975 - 90 min.

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Stelling's second historical feature film is based on an anonymous medieval morality play, in which the travelling protagonist Elckerlyc - i.e. Everyman - cheats, steals and murders. Then, he falls in love with a sweet girl, but their liaison is short-lived, as the village idiot strangles her. Driven to insanity, Elckerlyc takes revenge on his fellow men. Just as in Stelling's debut Mariken van Nieumeghen, most roles in Elckerlyc were played by amateurs.


Director(s) Jos Stelling
Script Jos Stelling
Producer(s) Jos Stelling
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Director of Photography
Production Design
Gert Brinkers
Sound on Set
Peter Vink
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