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Films in Dutch

Antonia's Line (1995) - A portrait of a family and a community, of mothers and daughters, and of one indomitable woman. VHS.

Character (1997) - Dreverhaven is dead. The city's most feared bailiff, the curse of the poor, the agent of law without compassion - discovered with a knife through his heart. A self-taught lawyer who just passes his exams was the last person to see Dreverhaven alive. Now, the police want to know why he visited the old man. DVD or VHS.

Cool! (2005) - A sort of Oliver Twist set to gangsta rap, COOL! provides a glimpse of a multi-ethnic, fractured Holland in which young men engage in macho posturing, seeking an image of male power to deliver them from their downward-spiraling lives. DVD.

Everybody's Famous (2000) - An ambitious father constantly pushed his daughter to be a recording artist and has her compete in every competition around town. The daughter, Marva, does everything to fail in her chances. When a famous pop star stops to help Marva's dad, he decides to kidnap the star and "ransom" her for 15 minutes of fame for his daughter. VHS.

For a Lost Soldier (1992) - The true story of a boy's war-time sexual awakening. A young boy (Dutch ballet star Rudi van Dantzig) is passionately attracted to his handsome Canadian liberator during World War II. VHS.

The Memory of a Killer (2005) - International hit man Angelo decides to retire after he begins to suffer from Alzheimer's. He takes one last offer, but when learning one target is a teenage girl, he breaks the deal. Angelo then tries to discover who would want a young girl dead. DVD.

The Vanishing (1988) - During a road trip with her husband, a woman is abducted by a methodical, calculating psychopath. Her husband becomes obsessed with learning her fate, and neither time nor the love of another woman can end his tormented quest. DVD.

Zus & Zo (2001) - Zus & Zo follows three sisters as they attempt to sabotage their gay brother's upcoming wedding so he does not inherit the treasured family resort. DVD.

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