Toggle light
Add to list
Netu
VideoVard
Doodstream
Okstream
Pallieter (1976)

Pallieter (1976)

HD 89 min

In this film version of the Dutch-language classic (‘heimat’-)novel by Flemish author Felix Timmermans, the title character is a city-boy from Lier who after recovering from a life-threatening disease changes his life completely and his name to the self-invented Pallieter. He moves in with Charlote, a naive, caring relative in the country, where he starts frolicking, no longer caring for image, career or possessions, but concentrates on enjoying life -such as a draftee relative’s Brueghelian wedding- and finds love with Marieke. A dark story-line however is when projected work on the river in the name of economical progress threatens the rural landscape they have fallen in love with…

Comment

Leave a comment

You may also like

HD
7.5

The Birth of a Nation (1915)

2021-11-22 movie
HD
7.5

The Coward (1915)

2021-11-22 movie
HD
7.5

The Dumb Girl of Portici (1916)

2021-11-22 movie
HD
7.5

Behind the Screen (1916)

2021-11-22 movie
HD
7.5

A Man There Was (1917)

2021-11-22 movie