King of the Belgians

Belgium, Netherlands, Bulgaria

  • DETAILS

2016 | P13 | 94 mins | Drama, Comedy, Road Movie

  • SYNOPSIS

King Nicolas III is a lonely soul who feels he’s living the wrong life. He embarks on a state visit to Istanbul but a solar storm causes communications to collapse and airspace to shut down.To make matters worse, Turkish security coldly dismisses the King’s suggestion to return home by road. But the King has no intention of waiting out the storm and hatches a dubious escape plan that involves flowery dresses and singing Bulgarians.

  • LANGUAGE

Dutch

  • AWARDS

Avanca Film Festival 2018

  • Cinema Prize – Feature Film Best Feature Film
  • Don Quijote Award (FICC)
  • Special Mention – Best Screenplay

 

Cinequest San Jose Film Festival 2017

  • Global Vision Award Best Film

 

Créteil International Women’s Film Festival 2018

  • Graine de Cinéphage Award Beste Feature

 

Film Festival Oostende 2017

  • Ensor Best Screenplay
  • CAST/CREW

DIRECTOR

Peter Brosens, Jessica Woodworth

CAST

Peter Van den Begin
Lucy Debay
Titus de Voogdt
Bruno Georis

  • TICKET INFO

RM9 (normal seats) – available from 10th Oct onwards