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Alex Van Warmerdam

Abel (Voyeur)

Edition 1986
100' - 1986 - Comedy - Dialogue: Dutch
Director: Alex Van Warmerdam Composer: Vincent van Warmerdam With: Alex Van Warmerdam, Henri Garcin, Olga Zuiderhoek
An extremely weird comedy revolving around the life of 31- year-old Abel, who has never left home (literally). After failing with doctors and psychiatrists, Abel's father Victor brings home Christine, a friend, in an attempt to teach Abel basic social skills. But Victor's wife Duif accuses him of having an affair, and in the ensuing row Abel is thrown out into the street. But help is at hand when he runs into kind-hearted stripper Zus - whose show Victor is obsessed with...

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Credits

Director

Alex Van Warmerdam

Composer

Vincent van Warmerdam

With

Alex Van Warmerdam, Henri Garcin, Olga Zuiderhoek

Scenario

Alex Van Warmerdam, Otakar Votocek, Frans Weisz

Director of Photography

Marc Felperlaan

Editor

Hans van Dongen

Producer

Laurens Geels, Dick Maas, Robert Swaab

More information

Dialogue

Dutch

Countries of production

The Netherlands

Year

1986

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