Walhalla

Eddy Terstall Feature film - 1995 - 90 min.

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Topical feature about racial hatred and political opportunism in a village on the Dutch-Belgian border. Grocer De Feyter is put out of business by competition from a supermarket run by the Moroccan Saïd. To keep afloat, he does the dirty work for a right-wing politician. This man is in cahoots with a project developer who wants to build a furniture superstore in the slum area. With the aid of criminals, they manage to bring racial tension in the area to boiling point. Against this background, affection blossoms between the daughter of the grocer and the son of Saïd, a real Romeo and Juliet. Then a group of skinheads decides to put an end to the fragile romance with violence.

Credits

Director(s) Eddy Terstall
Producer(s) Emjay Rechsteiner
Karen Jaroneski
Production Company
Director of Photography
Production Design
Jacqueline Stallman
Editing
Wim Louwrier
Sound on Set
Music
Cast
Production Country
Netherlands