Documentary (’52 / ’90)
|A touching and humorous rollercoaster ride through the European filmmaking world from the 60s to the 90s. The film tells the rise and fall of Pim de la Parra, a crazy, controversial and creative genius, and of his resurrection. Driven by women, ego and money, De la Parra celebrates life in abundance while producing and directing dozens of films, changing the entire Dutch filmindustry and helping many young talents on their way.||PARRADOX is a film about creativity and passion, about stupidity and serenity, about tragedy and happiness.
With support of Mediafonds, Rotterdam Media Fonds, Dutch Film Fund, Jewish Broadcaster and EYE Film Institute Netherlands. PARRADOX had its worldpremiere at IDFA 2010, Official Selection for First Appearance Competition and Dutch Documentary Competition.
|With a.o. Paul Verhoeven, Alejandro Agresti, Dieter Geissler, Sylvia Kristel, Willeke van Ammelrooy.|
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