Rudolf van den Berg

Born 1949 in Rotterdam, Rudolf van den Berg is a Dutch scriptwriter and director who has been making films for over 30 years. He studied art history and political science in Amsterdam, but began directing documentaries in the 1970s. He rose to fame with his first feature film “Bastille” (1984), winning the Golden Calf for best director at the Nederlands Film Festival, while his 8th feature film “Tirza” was entered as Best Foreign Language Film to the 83rd Academy Awards. With 2012’s “Süskind” he shifted his focus to Nazism, a move he continues in “A Real Vermeer”.

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LOST WEEKEND - Call for participants

For the 12th Edition of Luxembourg City Film Festival, the FILMREAKTER filmmakers' association, in partnership with the LuxFilmFest and with the support of the Œuvre National de Secours Grande-Duchesse Charlotte,... → More


Join us at Ciné Utopia Wednesday, February 9th at 7:30 PM for this month's LuxFilmLab at Ciné Utopia in the presence of the director, for a screening of Damien Odoul's... → More

Discover the 2022 Young Audiences Programme

IT'S HERE! Discover the 2022 Young Audiences 2022 programme! This year from March 3rd to March 13th, 2022, young cinephiles, parents and teachers will once again enjoy an array of... → More