Restored & Unseen: Het teken van het beest
Pieter Verhoeff / NL, 1980 / 98 min.
Dutch filmmaker Pieter Verhoeff, who died earlier this year, reconstructed a notorious murder case in 1920s Groningen in The Mark of the Beast. A sober, unsentimental and socially engaged view of contemporary class society. Screened in 35mm (conserved by Eye).
Het teken van het beest
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.