THE MISFORTUNATES

DE HELAASHEID DER DINGE

By Felix VAN GROENINGEN

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Drama - Completed 2009

13-year old Gunther Strobbe lives with his father and three uncles at his grandmother's house.
While growing up he faces enormous quantities of alcohol, picking up women and shameless slacking.

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Directors' Fortnight 2009
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    • Year of production
    • 2009
    • Genres
    • Drama, Comedy
    • Countries
    • BELGIUM
    • Languages
    • FLEMISH
    • Duration
    • 104 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Felix VAN GROENINGEN
    • Producer(s)
    • Dirk IMPENS
    • Synopsis
    • 13-year old Gunther Strobbe lives with his father and three uncles at his grandmother's house.
      While growing up he faces enormous quantities of alcohol, picking up women and shameless slacking.
      Everything suggests that Gunther is bound to suffer the same fate. Or does Gunther still have the opportunity to escape the misfortunes of the Strobbes?
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