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Zwartboek

  • Black Book (German title)
Feature Film | 2005 | Period, Thriller | Germany, Netherlands

Shooting data

Start of shooting24.08.2005
End of shooting19.12.2005

Project data

Length of movie135 Min.
Picture material negative35mm
Picture material positive35mm

Brief synopsis

Barely escaping a Nazi massacre in the fall of 1944, young and beautiful Rachel Steinn – Jewish, former revue star – joins the resistance. But this group is soon shattered by betrayal with Rachel falsely accused as the traitor.
Once Holland is liberated in May 1945, Rachel reveals the real traitor and takes her revenge.
But will revenge be sweet?

Cast

ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
 Sebastian KochLudwig Müntze [L]
Carice van HoutenEllis [L]
Christian BerkelGeneral Käutner [SR]
Thom HoffmanHans Akkermans [SR]
Waldemar KobusGünther Franken [SR]

Crew

ActivityNameComment
production controllerEva Neufahrt
production accountant Janina Bukowski
production accountant Hans-Jürgen Bubseraccounting supervisor Germany
director of photographyTheo van de Sande
director of photographyKarl Walter Lindenlaub
camera operator Sebastian Meuschel
1st assistant cameraAnnabelle HandkeB-Cam
2nd assistant cameraViviane Bendjus1st Unit Germany A-Cam
video playback operator Christian Wehrle1st Unit Germany
camera trainee Henning GebhardtKodak Look Manager
casting directorJob Gosschalk
casting directorHans Kemna
costume designerYan Tax
wardrobe Nora Bates
directorPaul Verhoeven
gaffer Ronald SchwarzBerlin
electrician Marko Teuchert
electricianPeter RabeRigging
electrician Carsten KlockowBerlin
producerSan Fu Maltha
producerJens Meurer
executive producerAndy Grosch
art director Astrid PoeschkeStudiobau
set dresser Friederike Beckertund Storeperson
set dresserGrit Kühnel
set builderAndy Röstelstudioset-einbau
set builderUlf Sturhannfür Art Dept. Bbg
draughtsman/set designerMichael Hepp
draughtsman/set designer Patrick Herzberg
scenic painter Wolfgang WredeStudiobau ,Bbg.
scenic painter Felix GalloStudio Bbg.
scenic painterRichard Collins
scenic painterChristian Zwirner
line producer Marc Wächter
unit production manager Marco Mangellishoot GER, internat. co-pro NL/ GER/ GB
production coordinatorJakob SchwarzGermany
assistant production managerSarah SchillGER
set manager / 3rd AD Sven JenuweinGER
production driverFlorian DieckmannCast & Crew
screenwriterGerard Soeteman
screenwriterPaul Verhoeven
script translatorChristian SchmidRohfassung
adr editor Eckhard Blach
adr recordistAndi Drost
stuntman/woman Christian Petersson
stuntman/woman Asuka TovazziGefangener
stuntman/woman Jason Oettlé
stuntman/woman Bernd Pietsch
stuntman/woman Daniel Stockhorst
stuntman/woman Christian Hebenstreit
stuntman/woman Eric FordStuntteam Hammy de Beukelaer

Facilities

DepartmentCompanyComment
Extras/Bit Player Agentur Iris Müller OHGKomparserie Deutschland
Finance/Law/Insurancetaxit Geschäftsführungs GmbHaccount supervisor
Production Services Annette & Lena Seggert Filmcateringservice GbRStudio Babelsberg
Props Medical Movie ServiceMed. Ausstattung historisch
Special EffectsPyrotechnik Bouterweck GmbHWaffen Berlin
Video/Computer Playback Videolink GmbHVideoassist + Equip.

Awards

Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
Carice van Houten2007European Film AwardsEuropean ActressNominated
Yan Tax2008Deutscher FilmpreisBestes KostümbildNominated
Waldemar Kobus2008Deutscher FilmpreisBester NebendarstellerNominated
Carice van Houten2008Deutscher FilmpreisBeste HauptdarstellerinNominated

TV-broadcast

TypeCountryStationDate / TimeComment
RepeatFranceChérie 25 [fr]Thursday, 18.04.2019 at 23:05 o-clock

Cinema

TypeCountryDateComment
Theatre releaseGermanyThursday, 10.05.2007