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Borgman

Borgman

Directors: Alex van Warmerdam
Belgium
Dutch with English Subtitles
113 min
After Dark Competition

Synopsis:
Driven by the authorities from his underground hideout, the enigmatic Camiel Borgman is on the run. Covered in dirt, he arrives at Marina and Richard’s large suburban estate asking to use their shower, thus beginning a game of sly calculation as he insinuates himself into their home. He soon starts to manipulate the family with almost preternatural charisma as his more sinister plans make themselves known in this chilling demonic tale.

Links: Website

Producer: Marc van Warmerdam

Principal Cast: Jan Bijvoet, Hadewych Minis, Jeroen Perceval, Sara Hjort Ditlevsen

Film Format: DCP

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Alex van Warmerdam

Biography

Alex van Warmerdam is a Dutch screenwriter, film director, actor and painter. His eigth film, Borgman, was nominated for the Palme d'Or at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival, the first Dutch film in competition in almost forty years. His earlier films include Abel (1986), The Northerners (1992), The Dress (1996), Little Tony (1998), Grimm (2003), Waiter (2006) and The Last Days of Emma Blank (2009).

Screenplay: Marc van Warmerdam

Producer: Marc van Warmerdam

Editor: Job ter Burg

Principal Cast: Jan Bijvoet, Hadewych Minis, Jeroen Perceval, Sara Hjort Ditlevsen

Production Companies: Angel Films, Epidemic, Graniet Film BV

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