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Political thriller in which a trucker on the run becomes entangled with an organisation that supplied arms to the rebels during the Indonesian war of independence. This runs parallel to a complex love story about a woman who is disappointed in life. She works as a call girl in a nightclub and is played by Monique van de Ven. She was awarded a Golden Calf for her role.

Title: De schorpioen
Year: 1984
Duration : 1 hour, 38 minutes
Category: Feature film
Edition: NFF 1984

Gouden Kalf winner

Beste Actrice (1984)
Monique van de Ven

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