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Waste Land
Archived: Waste Land (2014)

director: Pieter Van Hees

composer: Simon Lenski
With: Jérémie Renier, Natali Broods, Peter Van den Begin, Babetida Sadjo, Peter van den Eede, François Beukelaers, a.o.

duration: 97 minutes
Belgian Cinema Today , Thriller, Drama

Official Selection - In Competition
Film Fest Gent - Waste Land

'Waste Land' is a dark psychological thriller about a man and a city in crisis during the nine months of pregnancy of his wife. His very last homicide case, involving a death-obsessed dealer in Congolese cult statues, slowly drags him deeper into the wasteland and far away from his wife and his role as a father.


director: Pieter Van Hees
composer: Simon Lenski
producer: Eurydice Gysel
screenplay: Pieter Van Hees
Editor: Nico Leunen
Cinematography: Menno Mans
sound: Senjan Jansen

production company: Epidemic BVBA

More info

dialogue: Dutch, French
subtitles: Eng subt.
Country: Belgium
year: 2014


PIETER VAN HEES (1970): Mr. Impossible (1994, Short), Eenzaamheid is des mensen (1996, Short), Big in Belgium (1997, Short), I Spy (1999, Short), Belgium Strikes Back (1999, Short), Black XXX-Mas (1999, Short), Penalty (2000), 10 jaar leuven kort (2004), Buitenspel (2005), Linkeroever (2008), Dirty Mind (2009), Zone stad (2011, TV Series, director of 4 episodes), Waste Land (2014)

Technical Specs

format: DCP

Other festival films by director Pieter Van Hees

2000:Black xxx-mass
1999:Belgium strikes back
1997:Big in belgium
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