In-soo Radstake / NL, 2010 / 90 min.
The story of the rise, decline and resurrection of the legendary Surinam-Dutch filmmaker Pim de la Parra. A moving and humorous trip through De La Parra’s film world from the sixties through to the nineties. Driven by films, ego, women and money, De la Parra celebrated life directing and producing dozens of films. With an introduction by In-Soo Radstake and Pim de la Parra.
Eye screens the festival version of Parradox.
Pim de la Parra founded the notorious production company $corpio with his brother in arms Wim Verstappen, was behind the first major Surinamese feature film Wan Pipel and gained cult status as a minimal movie pioneer.