Crime drama in Amsterdam-North, with equally doltish and dangerous criminals, catastrophic crime plans, wry dialogues and ink-black humour.

For detective Ronald Plasmeyer, illegal poker tournaments aren’t part of his job, but a serious gambling addiction. He is up to his ears in debt with a Chinese underworld character. When the latter intimidates Plasmeyer’s ex-wife and son, Ronald concocts a plan: by way of debt repayment, he orders pilferer Gerrit Ketting to execute a non-violent raid of a poker tournament that Ronald participates in. A perfect alibi and a watertight plan, if Gerrit had not involved one Bram Gotsbach as the third man. It turns out Gotsbach is an unpredictable rascal with psychopathic traits, in a crime drama with a sturdy dose of pitch-black humour. Feature debut by director/scriptwriter Porcelijn, who previously made his graduation film De Ontgoocheling with leading actor Ruben van der Meer.

Title: Plan C
Year: 2012
Duration : 1 hour, 32 minutes
Category: Feature film
Edition: NFF 2012


Gouden Kalf winner

Beste Mannelijke Bijrol (2012)
René van 't Hof
Beste Scenario (2012)
Max Porcelijn

Gouden Kalf nominees

Beste Acteur (2012)
Ruben van der Meer
Beste Film (2012)
Gertjan Langeland
Beste Film (2012)
Sander Verdonk
Beste Film (2012)
Denis Wigman
Beste Muziek (2012)
Erik-Jan Grob
Beste Montage (2012)
Marc Bechtold
Beste Regie (2012)
Max Porcelijn

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