Frans Weisz / NL, 2009 / 90 min.
A Jewish family gathers around the bedside of the ailing octogenarian Simon (Rijk de Gooyer). In this final episode of Frans Weisz' widely acclaimed trilogy, the generations clash and painful secrets are revealed.
Also screening on 18 February are Weisz” Leedvermaak (1989) and Qui vive (2001), starring the same cast (Pierre Bokma, Annet Nieuwenhuijzen, Kitty Courbois, Rijk de Gooyer, Peter Oosthoek, Catherine ten Bruggencate, Sigrid Koetse).
Frans Weisz - Filming is wonderful
To mark the premiere of Frans Weisz” adaptation of Campert's novel Het leven is vurrukkulluk, EYE builds a programme around the films of one of the Netherlands” most prominent filmmakers of the past fifty years.
To mark the premiere of Frans Weisz’s latest film Het leven is vurrukkulluk, based on Remco Campert’s sparkling novel, Eye presents a programme of films by one of the Netherlands’ most prominent filmmakers of the past fifty years. Frans Weisz, actors and crew will attend a number of the screenings.