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Verdwijnen (2017)

An incurably ill Dutch woman visits her family in Norway in hopes of reconnecting with her estranged mother.

Director:

Boudewijn Koole

Writer:

Jolein Laarman
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Cast

Credited cast:
Jakob Oftebro ... Johnny
Rifka Lodeizen ... Roos
Elsie de Brauw Elsie de Brauw ... Louise
Marcus Hanssen Marcus Hanssen ... Bengt
Eva Garet Eva Garet ... Young Louise
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Storyline

'Disappearance' takes place in the remote winter landscape of Norway. Roos visits her mother there yearly, but this time it's different: she brings bad news. However, old pain and numerous reproaches keep Roos from sharing anything with her mother. Aided by her half brother and her old flame, the two women reconcile and Roos is able to make her next and inescapable step. Written by Waterland Film

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Drama | Mystery

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Country:

Netherlands | Norway

Language:

Norwegian | English | Dutch

Release Date:

2 March 2017 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

Das Entschwinden See more »

Filming Locations:

Norway

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Jolein Baarman, the screen writer survived leukemia. The illness upset the conflictual relationship he had with his mother. Just like what happens to Roos. See more »

Soundtracks

Here's to Life
Written by Artie Butler and Phyllis Molinary
Produced by Johnny Mandel
Performed by Shirley Horn
(Verve Records, 1992)
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