Siberia

Robert Jan Westdijk Feature film - 1998 - 91 min.

Gouden Kalf-nominatie

Beste Lange Speelfilm

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The friendship of Hugo and Goof is based on a game they play at Amsterdam's Central Station. They pick up female backpack tourists, seduce and then rob them. Their higher aim is to make a journey round the world without leaving the city, so the game is subject to strict rules that Hugo invents and Goof complies with faithfully. For instance each tourist has to have a different nationality, the victim may not be taken home and the stolen money is put aside. However when Goof falls in love with the Russian Lara, he breaks all the rules and a battle for power ensures based on money, friendship and love.

Credits

Director(s) Robert Jan Westdijk
Producer(s) Clea de Koning
Production Company
Clea De Koning Filmproducties C.
Director of Photography
Production Design
Anouk Damoiseaux
Editing
Mixage
Wim Post
Sound on Set
Music
Cast
TV Company
Distribution
Production Country
Netherlands