Director Jaco Van Dormael reveals to star in Ostend

Brussels Jaco Van Dormael has Monday his very own star on the Ostend Walk of Fame is unveiled. That happened in the presence of, among others, ‘Le plus beau’, Arno.

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Director Jaco Van Dormael has Monday his very own star on the Ostend Walk of Fame may disclose, in the framework of the film Festival of Ostend. This underlines FFO16 the good co-operation with the Festival International du Film Francophone (FIFF) in Namur.

As the cast of Nic Balthazar Friday, and Chris Lomme, Jo De Meyere Saturday, if the Walloon filmmaker Jaco Van Dormael Monday the sand of his own star on the Ostend Walk of Fame, on the Albert I-promenade wipe. The director of “Toto le héros”, “Le huitième jour” and “Mr. Nobody” lives there will be a screening of his most recent painting, “Le tout nouveau testament”.

The film can look back on a nice track, with more of a selection for the “Quinzaine des réalisateurs” at the 68th Cannes film festival in 2015. The feel good movie, with Benoît Poelvoorde in the lead, won in February at the Magritte du cinéma, the film awards of French-speaking Belgium, in the categories of best film, best director, best film and best screenplay. In december, subsequently the picture to the jury at the 29th edition of the European Film Awards in Poland will be presented. (Belga/DB)

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