Willeke van Ammelrooy
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A vacation to Ibiza with a lot of parties. A part of a family lives on the island and the rest is visiting and that causes a lot of drama. (imdb)
Beatrix, Oranje onder Vuur (2012) - TV Mini-Series
Beatrix: Oranje onder Vuur is a four-part series on the life of Beatrix of the Netherlands. She is played by two actors: Mara van Vlijmen plays the young Princess Beatrix and Willeke van Ammelrooy plays the role of the old queen. The series is a dramatized interpretation of historical events. Scenario by Tomas Ross, Directed by Pim van Hoeven. (gomiso.com)
The events that took place in the Netherlands on this day in 1963 when 10.000 people started an ice-skating tour that only 69 of the tourskaters would bring to an end. (imdb)
The story of the women on the KLM flight that won the 1953 Air Race from London to Christchurch, New Zealand. (imdb)
Comedy inspired by the true story of Dennis P, who became Holland's biggest diamond thief, when he walked away with the entire 20 million euros stock of an international diamond trader, using a microwave oven as a swagbag. (imdb)
When two people "connect" the bond between them can be so pure and simple as to stir hearts in heaven. When they connect in all the right places at all the wrong times, heaven weeps for broken hearts. To heal these broken hearts, heaven breaks time. (imdb)
Lulu (2005) - Direct-to-Video
Leon Mortier, a wealthy publisher, whilst driving through the forest one day, stops when he sees Lulu walking down the long narrow road. She gets into the car. Leon is amused and intrigued by her. When he pulls off, suddenly out of nowhere a man appears in front of the car and Leon accidentally hits him. He decides to take them both home to recover. Leon falls madly in love with Lulu. Both Lulu and the man stay on with him in the house. Lulu's behavior is unpredictable. (imdb)
Story of two con men, Boorman and his younger assistant Laarmans, who are trying to sell companies their non-existing magazine. (imdb)
Old Archibald is chased from the countess's city after she made her physician and counselor Esculaap taste the droppings he bought from him for her. On his way out, he finds a baby in a bundle, marked 'take care of Mariken', and raises the girl his weird, yet sort of wise way, in the wild. One day she wanders off and is captured by the Black Widow (imdb)
A Belgian matron establishes and, for several generations, oversees a close-knit, matriarchal community where feminism and liberalism thrive. (imdb)
In de Vlaamsche pot (1990) - TV Series
A comedy about a gay couple, a very needy waiter and all other types in a restaurant called 'De Vlaamsche Pot".
Due to a mistake Placide Smellekens appears, hanging in a lamp post, on an advertising poster for fur coats. After a while everyone wants to wear Placide's clothes in stead of the fur. Therefore, Germaine wants him to become a mannequin and work for her. As mannequin he meets Sarah. He wants to chat her up, because Placide's father said him at his deathbed that he would come and haunt if Placide wouldn't find a girl soon. Sarah gives Placide his nickname: Koko Flanel. (imdb)
11 year old Amsterdam schoolboy Ciske, a scamp with a heart of gold, causes havoc in the classroom pouring ink over his teacher. Yet when a polio-crippled boy joins the class Ciske is one of the only children to befriend him and is bullied as a result. His mother works in a bar and Ciske helps out often late into the night - his father is at sea and his mother supplements her income with prostitution. Ciske also smolders with rage at life's injustices. (imdb)
In a new highrise, the elevators are involved in a suspicious number of accidents. (Leonard Maltin's Movie & Video Guide)
A parody of anthropology, linguistics, and cultural imperialism. The film follows an unlikely team of linguists into the wilds of an ersatz Patagonia to study the last speakers of a dying language. That language apparently consists of a single word, which therefore means everything. (imdb)
When a hanged man is found, the question is whether it is suicide or murder. Possible suspects are available; the world of drugs and a suspecious sect... (imdb)
In this parody of the Ten Commandments Jesus asks Moses what actually happened to those Ten Commandments. The following scenes function as a mirror of the current age where violence, hypocrisy and cruelty rule.
The Mayor of a small Flemish town is determined at all costs to save a unique bird sanctuary from a ruthless businessman who advocates a housing development on the site.
Roy is a handsome Surinam man, who studies in Amsterdam. He hurriedly left his Dutch girlfriend Karina to visit his dying mom in Paramaribo. Back in his homeland, Roy soon becomes obsessed with his own country and it's culture. When he falls for the Hindu nurse Rubia, the conservative Hindu and Creole communities are in revolt. One day Karina arrives in Surinam too. (IMDB (Robert))
A journalist receives a mysterious letter, written to him 20 years before his birth, and uncovers a series of strange occurrences.
Well-to-do business man Pierre falls for the unpredictable and free-spirited Toni. The begin a relationship, despite the fact that she's living with another man who is the father of her child. (imdb)
A woman whose husband was murdered five years previously, is stalked by his killer, who wants to eliminate her as a potential witness. What he doesn't know is that the shock of his murder caused her to have amnesia, and she doesn't remember anything. (imdb)
Burgler and master safe-cracker Glimmie is asked to find a young woman called Fanny by her rich stepfather Van Borsen. However, Glimmie remains suspicious of the man and decides that Fanny has to be protected by him and his pal 'De Bonk'. He is soon proved correct and winds up a scapegoat in Van Borsen's scheme. After his release from prison, Glimmie plans his revenge with some help from a young cleaning girl called Slofje.
'Mira' tells the story of a small and conservative West-Flemish village opposing the construction of a bridge over the Scheldt. Based upon Stijn Streuvel's novel 'De Teleurgang van de Waterhoek'. (imdb)
Rotterdam-Europoort (1966) - Short Film
Instructional film about the (former) biggest harbour in the world, with a hybrid format. Well known Ivens themes are revisited, like The Flying Dutchman in the fiction part of the film, who returns to the modern day Rotterdam, that has recovered very well after the devastating bombardments in the second world war.