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  (in credits order)

Marion Cotillard ... Nadine

Dominique Pinon ... Stef
Jean-Luc Couchard ... Jean-Claude

Jérémie Renier ... Greg

Mélanie Laurent ... Natacha

François Damiens ... Claudy
Florence Foresti ... Laurence

Catherine Jacob ... Sylvie

Marie Kremer ... Fabienne
Evelyne Demaude ... Evelyne
Mourade Zeguendi ... Aziz
Catherine Hosmalin ... Grosse bonne femme 1
Olivier Legrain ... Miche / Garagiste
Renaud Rutten ... Dim
Guy Staumont ... Baudouin
Claude Fafchamps ... Pere Jean-Claude
Nathalie Uffner ... Daisy
Claudine Frigant ... Grosse bonne femme 2
Didier Nobletz ... Polak
Donovan Heuschen ... Jean-Claude enfant
Robin Heuschen ... Stef enfant
Pierre Nisse ... Omar
Bernand Munoz ... Djlaba
Omar Zeguendi ... Freres Aziz

Directed by
Olivier Van Hoofstadt 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Olivier Legrain 
Olivier Van Hoofstadt 

Produced by
Eric Bassoff .... co-producer
Marc Libert .... producer
Ernst Meinrath .... co-producer
Emmanuel Prévost .... producer
Mehdi Sayah .... assistant producer
Luc Besson .... executive producer (uncredited)
Cinematography by
Jean-François Hensgens 
Film Editing by
Yves Beloniak 
Vincent Tabaillon 
Art Direction by
Eugénie Collet 
Florence Vercheval 
Costume Design by
Annie Périer  (as Annie Perier)
Makeup Department
Fabienne Adam .... assistant makeup artist
Anne Moralis .... hair department head
Anne Moralis .... makeup department head
Production Management
Gregory Barrau .... unit production manager
Aurore Benoit .... unit manager (as Aurore Benoît)
Sidonie Waserman .... post-production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Fabrice Camoin .... first assistant director: additional photography
Benoît Giorgini .... third assistant director
Caroline Tambour .... assistant director
Art Department
Maurice Grégoire .... carpenter
Anne Humblet .... set dresser
Sound Department
Adrien Arnaud .... foley editor
Philippe Baudhuin .... sound mixer
Thomas Bernard .... sound recordist
Loïc Gourbe .... sound recordist
Christian Monheim .... sound editor
Christian Monheim .... sound
Yves Renard .... sound editor
Olivier Thys .... foley artist
Visual Effects by
Abdel Ali Kassou .... I/O manager
Nicolas Kermel .... digital artist
Daniel Trujillo .... visual effects supervisor
Camera and Electrical Department
Olivier Cazzitti .... electrician
Fanny Chausson .... second assistant camera
Tanguy Delhez .... electrician
Réginald Desy .... grip
Olivier Dirksen .... electrician
Jérôme Milecan .... grip
Julien Pamart .... additional second assistant camera
Gunther Schockaert .... electrician
Didier Versolatto .... gaffer
Editorial Department
Christophe Lucotte .... color timer
Reginald Gallienne .... dailies color grader (uncredited)
Music Department
Lohengrin Braconnier .... assistant music mixer
Lohengrin Braconnier .... music editor
Bastide Donny .... composer: theme music
Jérôme Lateur .... music supervisor
Vincent Lebegue .... music legal coordinator
Elise Luguern .... music production supervisor
Alexandre Mahout .... music assistant
Samuel Potin .... music editor
Samuel Potin .... score mixer
Mehdi Sayah .... assistant music supervisor
Transportation Department
Nicolas De Zuttere .... production driver
Other crew
Rémy Boudet .... title designer
Nancy Brasseur .... production assistant
Romuald Drault .... production accountant supervisor
Nathalie Iund .... press attache
Florence Mettler .... script supervisor
Isabelle Agid .... very special thanks
Didier Barbelivien .... very special thanks
Luc Besson .... very special thanks
Bominique Boussagol .... very special thanks
Christian Branteghem .... very special thanks
Xavier Campion .... very special thanks
Karine Chochon .... very special thanks
Jean-Denis Claessens .... very special thanks
Jos de Coninck .... very special thanks
Carl de Moncharline .... very special thanks
Johanne Debas .... very special thanks
Oliver Depris .... very special thanks
Thierry Drusen .... very special thanks
Arnaud Dubois .... very special thanks
Christian Dutilleux .... very special thanks
Albert Frere .... very special thanks
Thomas Gauder .... very special thanks
Bertrand Gauthier .... very special thanks
Joe Giammorcaro .... very special thanks
Jean-Robert Gibard .... very special thanks
Laurent Grégoire .... very special thanks
Louis Heliot .... very special thanks
Chantal Hymans .... very special thanks
Isabelle Jacquim .... very special thanks
Dominique Jadot .... very special thanks
Cédric Laurent .... very special thanks
Philippe Lecomte .... very special thanks
Jean-Marie Legrain .... very special thanks
Olivier Legrain .... very special thanks
Rudy Leonet .... very special thanks
Cedric Lerquin .... very special thanks
Bruno Mangel .... very special thanks
Stéphane Martinie .... very special thanks
Ernst Meinrath .... very special thanks
Grégoire Melin .... very special thanks
Christophe Mugherza .... very special thanks
Christine Lucas Navarro .... very special thanks
Michel Neugarten .... very special thanks
Nadine Proven .... very special thanks
Claude Rombaux .... very special thanks
Kris Stuyck .... very special thanks
Annick Theugels .... very special thanks
Patrick Van Den Bossche .... very special thanks
Johan van Dyck .... very special thanks
Kristof van Goethem .... very special thanks
Nadine Van Hombeeck .... very special thanks
Claude van Kerkove .... very special thanks
Benoit Van Wambeke .... very special thanks
Aldo Vastappan .... very special thanks
Françoise Vercheval .... very special thanks
Patrick Verhaegen .... very special thanks
Dimitri Winners .... very special thanks

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Additional Details

84 min
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »
France:U | Switzerland:14 (canton of Geneva) | Switzerland:14 (canton of Vaud)

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6 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
Deliciously politically incorrect Belgian comedy, 16 March 2012
Author: zjmil brachkik from Finland

Dikkenek is a somewhat chaotic Belgian comedy that more than makes up for the wafer-thin storyline by its deliciously politically incorrect and slightly absurd humor. The movie is carried by the characters: colourful caricatures of some of the archetypes of Belgian society. The acting is outstanding, and the dialogues are often quite simply hilarious.

I am not sure to what extent it is possible to appreciate this movie if you are not a native (or at least excellent) French-speaker (and even if so: having lived in Belgium for at least a while would probably still make a lot of difference).

If you want your movies to make sense, then better to stay away. But if you like the kind of movies that Benoît Poelvoorde has become famous for (C'est arrivé près de chez vous, Les convoyeurs attendent), then you will love this one (even though Poelvoorde does not appear in it himself).

All in all: probably 7/10 for non-Belgians, 8/10 for Belgians, and 9/10 for expatriated Belgians who sometimes miss the characteristic Belgian sense of humor (like myself).

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