VANISHING (15) NETHERLANDS 1988 SLUIZER, GEORGE DVD – £17.99 BLU RAY – £19.99
Award winning thriller. Rex and his girlfriend, Saskia visit a service station, when suddenly Saskia disappears. Three years later Saskia’s kidnapper makes contact with Rex and offers answers to the mystery
WE (18) 2018 NETHERLANDS ELLER, RENE £15.99
The film is based on the novel by Elvis Peeters. Eight teenage friends combat their boredom over the course of one hot summer on the Belgium-Netherlands border, by engage in a series of experimental challenges with one another. This innocent game soon turns darker as the challenges become increasingly depraved, and the friends find themselves having to confront the consequences of their actions.
BLACK WIDOW: SERIES 1 (15) 2010 NETHERLANDS £23.99
Three women are gathered at a cabin with their three colleague husbands when they watch the men blow up in the boat just going out fishing. A police man investigates the widows, who will have to try to explain what happened.
Series One Episodes are: ‘The Beginning’, ‘Unpleasant Surprises’, ‘Under Pressure’, ‘Confrontations’, ‘Mutual Distrust’, ‘No Going Back’, ‘At the Top of the Crime’ and ‘The Moment of Truth’.
BLACK WIDOW: SERIES 2 (15) 2013 NETHERLANDS £29.99
Features the episodes – ‘With a Vengeance’, ‘Back By Popular Demand’, ‘On the Fatalities List’, ‘Search for the Truth’, ‘Hard Times’, ‘Who Is Next?’, ‘Right to Silence’, ‘Guardian Angel’, ‘Out of Control’ and ‘Deep Trouble’.
SCHONE HANDEN/CLEAN HANDS (15) 2015 NETHERLANDS PENNING, TJEBBO £15.99
Thriller following a drug dealing family man as he descends deeper into madness. Eddie is a gangster running a drug dealing operation in Amsterdam. However his wife finally decides to take action for the sake of their two children and runs away, while Eddie becomes determined to find them.
THE OUT-LAWS (15) 2012 BELGIUM IN FLEMISH £17.99
Comedy drama series about five sisters who vow to stick together after their parents deaths. When one of the sisters marries troublemaker Jean-Claude, the sisters decide to murder him and make it look like an accident, for the good of the family.
THE POOL (15) 2014 NETHERLANDS MITCHELL,C.W £15.99
Dutch horror about a family camping trip in the woods. After the family find the perfect spot beside an idyllic pool, they each find themselves altered in some way by the mysterious powers of the pool.
Dutch with English subtitles
DVDs available at – http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/dutch-films
SUPERNOVA (15) 2014 NETHERLANDS VAN DEN DOP, TAMAR £15.99
Sixteen year old Meis lives with her dysfunctional family in a remote backwater. She dreams about an exciting life. Then during one of Meis’ forbidden nocturnal visits to the nearby half-completed bridge, deliverance finally arrives.
FUCHSIA THE MINI WITCH (PG) 2010 NETHERLANDS NIJENHUIS, JOHAN £15.99
Family comedy starring Rachelle Verdel as Fuchsia, a small witch with big dreams. When young Fuchsia decides she wants to follow in her father’s footsteps and learn magic she enrols in witches’ school and sets about living her dream. As she begins learning new spells and tricks to practise she encounters problems remembering which enchantments are for which purpose.
WOLF (15) 2013 NETHERLANDS TAIHUTTU, JIM £19.99
Crime drama set in the suburbs of Utrecht. Promising young kick-boxer Majid (Marwan Kenzari) is gaining increasing amounts of attention for his endeavours in and out of the ring. Despite his troubled upbringing, Majid tries to turn his life around through a programme that enables him to pursue kick-boxing as a serious career and obtain a manager who believes in his promise.
As he becomes more involved in the criminal underworld through his chosen profession, old habits resurface and Majid soon begins to lose the importance of what he set out to achieve.
Dutch with English subtitles
THE STRANGE COLOUR OF YOUR BODY’S TEARS (18) 2013 BELGIUM CATTET, H/FORZANI, B £17.99
Thriller starring Klaus Tange. When Dan (Tange) returns home to find his apartment locked from the inside and his wife missing he begins frantically searching the building. When he visits Dora (Birgit Yew), the old, rather eccentric lady upstairs to find out what might have happened, Dora tells Dan the story of when her husband disappeared through a hole in the ceiling.
Could the building really have taken his wife? Dan vows not to rest until his wife is found; dead or alive.
21 DAYS – THE HEINEKEN KIDNAPPING 2011 NETHERLANDS TREURNIET, MAARTEN £12.99
Dutch kidnapping thriller based on true events and directed by Maarten Treurniet. It is 1983 and the head of the successful brewing company, Heineken, Alfred Heineken (Rutger Hauer), is kidnapped and held captive for 21 days until he pays his kidnappers a huge ransom for his release. Upon his release, he sets out to find those responsible and make them pay for the horrible ordeal they put him through.
by Gianfranco Conti, PhD. Co-author of 'The Language Teacher toolkit', 'Breaking the sound barrier: teaching learners how to listen', 'Memory: what every teacher should know' and of the 'Sentence Builders' book series. Winner of the 2015 TES best resource contributor award, founder and CEO of www.language-gym.com, co-founder of www.sentencebuilders.com and creator of the E.P.I. approach.