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Spetters

Paul Verhoeven / NL, 1980 / 115 min.

In memory of Rutger Hauer, who died on 19 July, Eye will screen the restored version of the once-controversial Spetters, in which Hauer was directed for the fourth time by Paul Verhoeven. Hauer plays motor-racing dentist Gerrit Witkamp. Spetters was Hauer's last Dutch film; in the US he quickly broke through with Nighthawks (1981) and Blade Runner (1982).

Poster spetters eye filmmuseum

With introduction by Ronald Simons (programmer Eye).

Details

Director

Paul Verhoeven

Production year

1980

Country

NL

Original title

Spetters

Length

115 min.

Format

DCP

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