The Resurrection of a Bastard 

The Resurrection of a Bastard


An old Frisian farmer bent on revenge. A criminal from Amsterdam barely surviving a liquidation. An illegal immigrant with uncertain prospects. Eventually, they meet under an ancient oak tree. Beyond the last town.

Directed by 

Guido van Driel


Written by 

Guido van Driel and Bas Blokker


Original Title 

De Wederopstanding van een Klootzak


  • Based on 
  • Om mekaar in Dokkum, the graphic novel by Guido van Driel
  • Year 
  • 2012
  • Length 
  • 89'
  • Language 
  • Dutch
  • Distributor 
  • A-Film Distribution
  • Director 
  • Guido van Driel
  • Screenplay 
  • Guido van Driel & Bas Blokker
  • Cast 
  • Yorick van Wageningen, Goua Robert Grovogui, Juda Goslinga, Rian Gerritsen, Leny Breederveld, RenĂ© Groothof, Eric Schreurs, Jeroen Willems
  • Producer(s) 
  • Frans van Gestel & Arnold Heslenfeld (Topkapi Films)
  • Co-producer(s) 
  • Dirk Impens (Menuet), Joost de Wolf (VPRO)
  • Director of Photography 
  • Lennert Hillege NSC
  • Production design 
  • Floris Vos
  • Editor 
  • Alain Dessauvage
  • Casting 
  • Kemna Casting & Elskes Kast
  • Sound design 
  • Peter Warnier
  • Film Music 
  • Peter van Laerhoven

    Credits are not contractual

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