Tragic story of a wealthy woman whose sexual desires change her into a prostitute, working on the streets of Paris during the 1880s.




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Cast overview, first billed only:
Erik van 't Wout ...
Adriaan Olree ...
Peter Faber ...
Claire Wauthion ...
Zuster Paula / Moeder
Krijn ter Braak ...
Lettie Oosthoek ...
Kristine de Both ...
Siem Vroom ...
Rudolf Lucieer ...
Thera van Homeijer ...
Robert de Jonker ...
Ijsbrandt Carmiggelt ...


Tragic story of a wealthy woman whose sexual desires change her into a prostitute, working on the streets of Paris during the 1880s.

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Release Date:

30 September 1982 (Netherlands)  »

Also Known As:

Hedwig: The Quiet Lakes  »

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(Dolby 2.0)


Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Even worse than watching the grass grow.
12 November 2004 | by (The Netherlands) – See all my reviews

This movie is really bad. It has it's moments but it's another Dutch B-movie. Explicit sex and bad audio. The audio is not cync with the movie and the actors speak like they are performing a play in front of a large crowd. This makes it unnatural to hear. The acting is a bit stiff and slow, it had a good beginning but moves towards complete boringness. The story is okay, it's of course from a book written in the beginning of 1900's. But still this movie isn't there, directing is boring and standard, acting is boring and stiff. The only thing that is pretty big for a Dutch movie are the sets with lots of extras running around and some nice photographic shots.

This movie needs a remake.

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