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Pieter Verhoeff Feature film - 1980 - 88 min.

Gouden Kalf winner

Beste Actrice Marja Kok

Beste Lange Speelfilm Pieter Verhoeff

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Jointer and clog maker IJje Wijkstra is an anarchist outcast, who shoots four country policemen when they come to get his girlfriend, who lodges with him, but is a married woman. The twice Golden Calf-winning feature film (Best Feature film and Best Actress, Marja Kok) is based on true events in 1929 in Grootegast in Groningen. The title stands for the protagonist's sign of Scorpio.


Director(s) Pieter Verhoeff
Producer(s) René Solleveld
Director of Photography
Production Design
Ruud van Dijk
Victorine Habets
Sound on Set
Piotr van Dijk
Lukas Boeke
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