Wim Verstappen / NL, DE, 1971 / 88 min.
It ranks as the most controversial Dutch nude film of the seventies: Wim Verstappen’s Blue Movie featured a cheerful erection while Amsterdam’s high-rise Bijlmermeer, the new district built on ideals, turned out to be a happy-go-lucky sexual haven. Dive into film history and experience what the excitement was all about thanks to a magnificent digital restoration.
With a special video message by producer Pim de la Parra.
Restored & Unseen
At last, a chance to see that Italian classic that’s been on the list for so long? Or relish that wonderful restoration of Blue Movie, the Netherlands’ most talked-about nude film of the seventies, when the Bijlmer district was still a sexual paradise? Restored & Unseen is a biweekly programme featuring classics and recent restorations, with introductions by experts.