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Frank Krom

Spelen of sterven (To Play or to Die)

Edition 1990
48' - 1990 - Drama - Dialogue: Dutch
Director: Frank Krom Composer: Kim Heyworth, Ferdinand Bakker With: Tjebbo Gerritsma, Simon Gribling, Joost Hienen
Fan 1955. Kees is an introverted 15-year old boy who lives very lonely. Hij is the only child In the family and his parents mean nothing to him. He's never had friends and he does not even have much contact with his classmates either. At. school, he is the laughing stock and victim of endless teasing. Kees decides to try to get out of this isolation by inviting someone from hls class to hls home. He thinks of having Charel, a boastful and rather rough type who likes to be the most popular boy at school. But he hesitates and does not dare to talk to Charel...

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Frank Krom


Kim Heyworth, Ferdinand Bakker


Tjebbo Gerritsma, Simon Gribling, Joost Hienen


Anna Blaman, Anne van de Putte, Frank Krom, Anna Blaman

Director of Photography

Niels Post


Frank Krom, Sander Vos


Hans Pos, Dave Schram

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Countries of production

Belgium, The Netherlands



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