13-year-old Gunther Strobbe grows up surrounded by alcohol, trash and his completely useless father and uncles. Slowly but surely, he's being prepared for the same hapless life. Can he defy his destiny?
Felix van Groeningen
Koen De Graeve
Clan draws you into the lives of the Goethals sisters, tied together by the premature death of their parents, they've clung to each other like a real clan. But ever since their fifth ... See full summary »
Kristine Van Pellicom,
Michelle, Guido and Frankie have been co-workers and close friends for years. But when their boss gets fired, Guido gets a promotion and is replaced by the odd Alain Van Damme. No normal ... See full summary »
Dirk van Dijck
Easter Sunday, April 4, 2010. In Bruges, more than 200 riders and their entourage are ready for the 94th Tour of Flanders. A sea of fans waits for them along the trail, while millions of others follow 'Flanders finest' on radio or TV.
Jaak Van Assche
A tragicomedy about the everyday life of a butchers family Vangenechten. The business is running fine until the son returns home after a long time. He wants to learn more about the butchers... See full summary »
Koen De Graeve,
Mieke De Groote,
6 friends started a television production company, "De Parelvissers" (The Pearlfishers). 7 years later one of them, Jan De Ridder, took 100 million francs out of the bank and disappeared without a trace. Shortly after that the company went bankrupt. Another five years later the younger brother of Jan, Piet De Ridder, invites the other 'Pearlfishers" to a remote house in the Ardens, to make a ... See full summary »
When her 80-year-old husband George dies, Helena asks her granddaughter to delve into the mystery surrounding George's friend Alfred's early demise. Alfred died in a WWII prison camp where ... See full summary »
Katarakt is one of the best series that Flanders had to offer the last years; actors are talented and the story is very good. Katarakt shows 2 years (Each episodes = two months) out of the life of Elizabeth Donckers and her family. Elizabeth has a difficult relationship with her father and has nightmares from the past. She has 2 brothers; 1 is a doctor and the other one is mentally disabled (played by a very good actor !). Elizabeth was a professor at university but is not happy and decides to go into the fruit business with her family in law. She is a stubborn woman who knows what she wants and always wants it her way.
Katarakt is very popular in Flanders and watched by many people. The series shows how life in Flanders (Limburg) really is; the landscape, the fruit industry, the fair, the people,...
The very negative comment from firstname.lastname@example.org surprises me a bit, but there are in every country negative people who feel the need to express their bitterness.
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