Borgman (film)

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Borgman
Borgman poster.jpg
Film poster
Directed by Alex van Warmerdam
Written by Alex van Warmerdam
Starring Jan Bijvoet
Cinematography Tom Erisman
Distributed by Cinéart
Drafthouse Films (U.S.)
Films We Like (Canada)[1]
Release dates
  • 19 May 2013 (2013-05-19) (Cannes)
  • 29 August 2013 (2013-08-29) (Netherlands)
Running time
118 minutes
Country Netherlands
Language Dutch

Borgman is a 2013 Dutch thriller film directed by Alex van Warmerdam. It was nominated for the Palme d'Or at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival.[2] Drafthouse Films acquired US distribution rights to the film just over a week after its red carpet premiere.[1] It was screened in the Vanguard section at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival.[3] The film was selected as the Dutch entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 86th Academy Awards,[4] but it was not nominated.

Cast[edit]

  • Jan Bijvoet as Camiel Borgman
  • Hadewych Minis as Marina
  • Jeroen Perceval as Richard
  • Alex van Warmerdam as Ludwig
  • Tom Dewispelaere as Pascal
  • Sara Hjort Ditlevsen as Stine
  • Elve Lijbaart as Isolde
  • Dirkje van der Pijl as Rebecca
  • Pieter-Bas de Waard as Leo
  • Eva van de Wijdeven as Ilonka
  • Annet Malherbe as Brenda

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Husney, Evan (30 May 2013). "Drafthouse Films Acquires Cannes Competition Film Borgman". Drafthouse Films. Retrieved 1 June 2013. 
  2. ^ "2013 Official Selection". Cannes. 18 April 2013. Retrieved 18 April 2013. 
  3. ^ "Borgman". TIFF. Retrieved 2013-08-11. 
  4. ^ "Netherlands enters Borgman into Oscar race". Screendaily. Retrieved 2013-09-13. 

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