The Room

Rutger Hauer, Erik Lieshout Short film - 2000 - 10 min.

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Short poetic thriller based on the début from 1947 The Room by Harry Mulisch. In this English-spoken black-and-white film, an old man explains how he was obsessed by a mysterious room as a boy. Forty years later he has his notary rent a room. It turns out to be the same room. The Room was directed by Erik Lieshout in cooperation with Rutger Hauer, making his directing début.

Credits

Producer(s) Erik Lieshout
Jero Veldheer
Production Company
Outcast Pictures
Director of Photography
Production Design
Petri Raymakers
Editing
Sound on Set
Cast
Production Country
Netherlands