Het jaar van de opvolging - Afl. 1: De aanwijzing

Frans Weisz Television drama - 1997 - 64 min.

Gouden Kalf-nominatie

Beste Actrice Televisiedrama Marjon Brandsma

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Four-part political drama series about the rise and fall of a young politician. The story is set in 2010 and The Hague is still the political centre of Holland. Prime Minister Willem Rahussen appoints his young and ambitious political associate Gijs van Dorp as his successor. Jealous party members, a skeleton in the cupboard and an unknown viral disease sweeping Holland ensure that Gijs van Dorp doesn't quite make it. All of this is set against the background of an eighties revival with a role for an infantile crown prince (Porgy Franssen) who is reluctantly forced to prepare for a rapid succession to the throne.

Credits

Director(s) Frans Weisz
Producer(s) René Seegers
Production Company
Hungry Eye Lowland Television BV
Director of Photography
Production Design
Ruud van Empel
Michel de Graaf
Wieger de Jong
Editing
Mixage
Sound on Set
Music
Cast
TV Company
Production Country
Netherlands