The Thing Which makes chance on Prix Italia
Photo: Omroep MAX
The Dutch drama series The Case Which is in the race for the Prix Italia, the oldest European press prize. The awards are presented annually by the Rai, the Italian public service broadcaster.
The Matter Of chance of winning the prize in the category best tv drama, so made producer EN Film Monday known.
The series this year is the only Dutch production that the opportunity to win the statuette. The series from director Tim Oliehoek is a reconstruction of the political affair in the seventies as a result of the failed arrest of Blaricumse millionaire and war criminal Pieter Ments.
The leading roles were played by Aus Greidanus sr, Guy Clemens, Noortje Herlaar and Carince Crutzen. The series of omroep Max was used by over a million people viewed.
The Prix Italia will be awarded on 29 september, at the same time, with the Gala of the Golden Calves. Also this is in The Case Of chance on the two frames.
The Dutch director Erik van Empel last year won the Prix Italia for his documentary Paolo Ventura, the disappearing man.