The Gambler

Károly Makk Feature film - 1997 - 100 min.

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International co-production by René Seegers about the turbulent life of the Russian writer Fyodor Dostoyevsky (1821-1881). Dostoyevsky's publisher forces him to complete his latest book The Gambler - dealing with his days as a gambling addict - within twenty-seven days. If not, the sanction is that he will lose all rights to his previous works.

Credits

Director(s) Károly Makk
Script Katharine Ogden
Charles Cohen
Nick Dear
Producer(s) Charles Cohen
Co-producer(s)
René Seegers
Marc Vlessing
Director of Photography
Production Design
Ben van Os
Editing
Kevin Whelan
Sound on Set
Wim Vonk
John Pitt
Music
Cast
Production Country
Netherlands, Hungary, United Kingdom