EURO Dutch Films

This is a list of the Dutch Films available from the Institute for European Studies at Indiana University. Alternative titles are listed in the comments. Additionally, unless noted in the comments, movies are in DVD format.
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1.
Antonia's Line (1995)
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A Dutch matron establishes and, for several generations, oversees a close-knit, matriarchal community where feminism and liberalism thrive. (102 mins.)
Director: Marleen Gorris
“ AKA Antonia ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
2.
Black Book (2006)
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In the Nazi-occupied Netherlands during World War II, a Jewish singer infiltrates the regional Gestapo headquarters for the Dutch resistance. (145 mins.)
Director: Paul Verhoeven
“ AKA Zwartboek ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
3.
Bride Flight (2008)
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A romantic drama that charts the lives of three women from different backgrounds, forever changed when they emigrate to New Zealand as war brides. (130 mins.)
Director: Ben Sombogaart
 
4.
Diary of a Hooker (1971)
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Blonde Greet is an experienced, but kindhearted, prostitute in the Red Light District of Amsterdam. Her friend... (90 mins.)
Director: Paul Verhoeven
“ AKA Business is Business
AKA Wat zien ik ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
5.
Character (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Jacob Katadreuffe lives mute with his mother, has no contact with his father who only works against him and wants to become a lawyer, at all costs. (122 mins.)
Director: Mike van Diem
“ AKA Karakter ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
6.
Radeloos (2008)
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Distraught is a Dutch film from 2008 by Dave Schram at the scenario of Mary Peters among others Marius Gottlieb... (115 mins.)
Director: Dave Schram
“ AKA Desperate ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
7.
Everybody's Famous! (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Jean is a family man and factory worker who dreams of becoming a songwriter. Pinning his hopes on his teenage daughter... (97 mins.)
“ AKA Iedereen Beroemd! ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
8.
The 4th Man (1983)
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A man who has been having visions of an impending danger begins an affair with a woman who may lead him to his doom. (102 mins.)
Director: Paul Verhoeven
“ AKA De Vierde Man ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
9.
Oeroeg (1993)
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Johan Ten Berghe joins the Dutch army when the Durtch East Indies unilaterally declare independence as Indonesia... (114 mins.)
Director: Hans Hylkema
“ AKA Going Home ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
10.
Grimm (2003)
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One winter's day Jacob and his sister Marie are left behind in the woods by their unemployed father... (103 mins.)
 
11.
Ik ook van jou (2001)
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While camping in France, Dutch friends Eric and Eddy fall in with two women. Eric talks to Silke, a Ugandan studying medicine in Holland... (99 mins.)
Director: Ruud van Hemert
“ AKA I Love You Too ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
12.
Interview (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Renowned journalist Pierre has to interview the most famous Dutch actress, Katja Schuurman, against his wishes. (90 mins.)
Director: Theo van Gogh
 
13.
Katie Tippel (1975)
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The young girl Keetje moves to Amsterdam in 1881 with her impoverished family, and is led into prostitution in order to survive... (100 mins.)
Director: Paul Verhoeven
“ AKA Keetje Tippel ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
14.
De kus (2004)
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Sarah, a beautiful and gifted 15-year-old from a wealthy but chaotic family, holds on to one dream: to run away from home and to become a professional ballet dancer. (100 mins.)
“ AKA The Kiss ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
15.
Little Sister (1992)
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Bobby is a college freshman and as part of a fraternity prank, he poses as Roberta and becomes pledged into a sorority... (94 mins.)
Director: Jimmy Zeilinger
“ AKA Zusje ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
16.
Love is All (2007)
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The bumpy love lives of four Amsterdam couples intersect during the days leading up to Dutch national holiday Sinterklaas. (110 mins.)
Director: Joram Lürsen
“ AKA Alles is Liefde ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
17.
The Memory of a Killer (2003)
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Vincke and Verstuyft are the best detectives of the Antwerp police department. They are confronted with the murder on a leading executive and put all their effort to catch the murderer. (123 mins.)
Director: Erik Van Looy
“ AKA De Zaak Alzheimer ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
18.
Het schnitzelparadijs (2005)
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A romantic comedy about the adventures of Nordip Doenia, a clever young Moroccan guy in The Netherlands... (82 mins.)
“ AKA Schnitzel Paradise ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
19.
The Sea That Thinks (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Incredible optical illusions in a story in a story in a story helps the surprised viewer finally to find out that he has been watching himself all along. (100 mins.)
Director: Gert de Graaff
“ AKA De zee die denkt ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
20.
Simon (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A mild-mannered gay dentist and a hedonist womanizer rekindle their unlikely friendship when the latter's terminal cancer drives them back together after a decade apart. (102 mins.)
Director: Eddy Terstall
 
21.
Soldier of Orange (1977)
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This film depicts World War II through the eyes of several Dutch students. It follows them through the beginning of the war... (152 mins.)
Director: Paul Verhoeven
“ AKA Soldaat van Oranje ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
22.
Spetters (1980)
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A Dutch film, post-Saturday Night Fever, which follows the lives of three young men who are amateur dirt-bike motorcycle racers... (120 mins.)
Director: Paul Verhoeven
 
23.
Storm Bound (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A ripping adventure yarn about teenage boys who join the crew of a ship of the Dutch East India Company in the 17th century. After a dramatic shipwreck and escape from an attack by natives, they must make their way to safety by themselves. (135 mins.)
Director: Steven de Jong
“ AKA De scheepsjongens van Bontekoe ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
24.
Turkish Delight (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Sort of a cross between "Love Story" and an earthy Rembrandt painting, this movie stars Rutger Hauer as a gifted Dutch sculptor who has a stormy... (108 mins.)
Director: Paul Verhoeven
“ AKA Turks fruit ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
25.
Twin Sisters (2002)
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Twin Sisters is an epic love story based on the Dutch bestseller by Tessa de Loo that has been read by more than 3.5 million readers in Holland and Germany. (137 mins.)
Director: Ben Sombogaart
“ AKA De tweeling ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
26.
The Vanishing (1988)
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Rex and Saskia, a young couple in love, are on vacation. They stop at a busy service station and Saskia is abducted. After three years and no sign of Saskia, Rex begins receiving letters from the abductor. (107 mins.)
Director: George Sluizer
“ AKA Spoorloos ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
27.
Zus & zo (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Zus & Zo shows what three sisters are willing to do to stop their would-be sister-in-law from coming into possession of Paraíso, their beloved family summer home on the Portuguese coast. (106 mins.)