Karakter

Mike van Diem Feature film - 1997 - 120 min.
Violence
Sixteen plus

Gouden Kalf-winnaar

Beste Lange Speelfilm

Gouden Kalf-nominatie

Beste Acteur Jan Decleir

Beste Actrice Betty Schuurman

Beste Regie Mike van Diem

Andere prijzen

Grolsch Filmprijs Jan Decleir

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In pre-war Rotterdam, the ruthless bailiff Dreverhaven is a tyrant in his realm. Following a bankruptcy, his ambitious and stubborn bastard son Katadreuffe decides to become a lawyer. He puts everything aside to achieve his goal, including his girlfriend. A clash with Dreverhaven is inevitable. The characteristic locations in Mike van Diem’s Oscar-winning feature debut were found in places like Ghent, Antwerp and Polish Wroclaw.

Credits

Director(s) Mike van Diem
Script Mike van Diem
Laurens Geels
Ruud van Megen
Producer(s) Laurens Geels
Production Company
First Floor Features
Director of Photography
Production Design
Rikke Jelier
Alfred Schaaf
Editing
Mixage
Sound on Set
Music
Cast
TV Company
Distribution
Production Country
Netherlands