Plan C

Max Porcelijn Feature film - 2012 - 92 min.
Twelve plus
Fear
Violence
Foul language

Gouden Kalf winner

Beste Mannelijke Bijrol René van 't Hof

Beste Scenario Max Porcelijn

Gouden Kalf nominee

Beste Acteur Ruben van der Meer

Beste Film Sander VerdonkDenis Wigman

Beste Montage Marc Bechtold

Beste Muziek Erik-Jan Grob

Beste Regie Max Porcelijn

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Crime drama in Amsterdam-North, with equally doltish and dangerous criminals, catastrophic crime plans, wry dialogues and ink-black humour.

For detective Ronald Plasmeyer, illegal poker tournaments aren’t part of his job, but a serious gambling addiction. He is up to his ears in debt with a Chinese underworld character. When the latter intimidates Plasmeyer’s ex-wife and son, Ronald concocts a plan: by way of debt repayment, he orders pilferer Gerrit Ketting to execute a non-violent raid of a poker tournament that Ronald participates in. A perfect alibi and a watertight plan, if Gerrit had not involved one Bram Gotsbach as the third man. It turns out Gotsbach is an unpredictable rascal with psychopathic traits, in a crime drama with a sturdy dose of pitch-black humour. Feature debut by director/scriptwriter Porcelijn, who previously made his graduation film De Ontgoocheling with leading actor Ruben van der Meer.

Credits

Director(s) Max Porcelijn
Producer(s) Sander Verdonk
Gertjan Langeland
Denis Wigman
Production Company
LEV Pictures
CTM Films
Co-producer(s)
Executive Producer
Bo Polak
Mandy Post
Director of Photography
Production Design
Mares Thomassen
Editing
Sound Design
Sound on Set
Visual Effects
Maarten Boon
Music
Cast
Distribution
Website
Production Country
Netherlands