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Herman vermoordt mensen

Director: Joost Reijmers, Thomas van der Ree
What should you do to land yourself in prison? Commit a murder, alcoholic Herman surmises. And if that does not work: a second murder. But what if the police does not suspect him?
You could call Herman a willy-nilly serial killer. As an alcoholic, he needs professional help, but due to bureaucratic wrangling he does not get any. Then, he realises he will have to land himself in jail, because there they will surely take better care of him. So he kills a local criminal. But the police does not believe his confession, so he has to find a second victim. In this mix of comedy and thriller, the absurdist theme has been elaborated in deadpan style.
Title: Herman vermoordt mensen
Year: 2021
Duration : 1 hour, 31 minutes
Category: Drama series/one-off
Edition: NFF 2021

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