When an irrational man steps into the Amsterdam office of a large consumer electronics producer and takes all the workers hostage, the authorities are on high alert. The man’s actions come exactly six months after the 9/11 attacks in the United States, and everyone automatically thinks of a terrorist attack.
Jeroen Krabbé, Jan Declair, Astrid Joosten
VPRO (NL), Another Dimension of an Idea (BE)
VPRO (NL), CoBO Fund (NL), Dutch Cultural Media Fund, VAF (BE), Netherlands Ministry of Culture
Independent Films Benelux
Montreal World Film Festival, Grand Prix Des Amériques (Award Best Actor for Jan Decleir), Fantasporto Oporto IFF (Best Director Award for Pieter Kuijpers), Philadelphia IFF (Best Feature Film), WorldFest Houston Independent Film Festival (Special Jury Award), Pyongyang Film Festival (Award Best Actor for Jan Decleir), Chamizal Binational Film Festival (Best Feature Film)