Pietje Bell II: De jacht op de tsarenkroon

Maria Peters Feature film - 2003 - 108 min.

Gouden Kalf nominee

Beste Production Design

Other prizes

Platina Film (400.000 bezoekers speelfilm)

Gouden Film (100.000 bezoekers speelfilm)

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Follow-up to the successful Pietje Bell. This youth film - from the books by ex-teacher Chris van Abcoude - is set in the 1930's in Rotterdam, where little rascal Pietje Bell (Quinten Schram) has some exciting adventures. The starting signal is a snowball fight in which a window of sourpuss Geelman's pharmacy gets shattered. The shop is burgled and of course the finger is pointed at Pietje. He ends up in a prison cell, where he meets the scoundrels who owe their sojourn behind bars to his Gang of the Black Hand: a vengeful newspaper tycoon, two thieves, as well as Pietje's best friend Sproet's father. Around his sister's engagement party, Pietje gets wind of a conspiracy revolving around a czar's crown. There is nothing else for it: the Black Hand has to come into operation again. Awarded a Platinum Film.


Director(s) Maria Peters
Script Maria Peters
Producer(s) Dave Schram
Hans Pos
Production Company
Mignon Huisman
Executive Producer
Peter Jan Brouwer
Director of Photography
Erwin Steen
Production Design
Ruud van Dijk
Wim Post
Sound on Set
René van den Berg
TV Company
Production Country