J. KESSELS THE MOVIE

CO-PRODUCTION

By Erik DE BRUYN

CZAR FILM - as PROD

Black comedy - Completed 2015

Kessels is the outrageous account of an unplanned trip by writer Frans and his favorite character J.Kessels in an old Toyota Kamikaze to the Hamburg Reeperbahn. It’s a quest to return a philandering crook to his wife, and finally fulfill Frans’ pre-masturbatory sexual dreams.

    • Year of production
    • 2015
    • Genres
    • Black comedy
    • Countries
    • NETHERLANDS, BELGIUM
    • Languages
    • DUTCH
    • Budget
    • 1 - 3 M$
    • Director(s)
    • Erik DE BRUYN
    • Writer(s)
    • Jan EILANDER
    • Producer(s)
    • Denis WIGMAN (CTM PICTURES), Sander VERDONK (CTM PICTURES)
    • Synopsis
    • J. Kessels is the incredible story of a bizarre road trip that Frans, a literary pulp writer, has with one of his favorite characters: J. Kessels. They drive is Kessels’ old Plymouth Gold Duster from Tilburg to Hamburg, looking for a fraudulent sausages trader. Meanwhile, Frans increasingly dreams about Brigit, the girl from the snack bar when he was younger and on top of that there’s this corpse in the trunk all of a sudden…

      Kessels is an adaptation of J. Kessels: The Novel van P.F. Thomése.
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