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The Man Who Had His Hair Cut Short

OT: De Man Die Zijn Haar Kort Liet Knippen

André Delvaux // Belgium, 1965
Fiction Feature // FF2007



Family man Govert Miereveld (Senne Rouffaer) is a teacher at a girls’ school, secretly in love with his pupil Fran (Beata Tyszkiewicz). One day she disappears and his fancy becomes an obsession. When asked to an autopsy several years later, he identifies the body as that of Fran’s. But wasn’t Fran an actress that had asked him to kill her? In the end we see Govert and his doubts locked up in an asylum.



De Man Die Zijn Haar Kort Liet Knippen

Fiction Feature


Belgien Deluxe//FF2007



94 min


André Delvaux

André Delvaux, Anna de Pagter

Senne Rouffaer, Beata Tyszkiewicz, Hilde Uitterlinden

Paul Louyet, Jos Op de Beek

Ghislain Cloquet

Suzanne Baron

Frédéric Devreese

Jean-Claude Maes

Belgische Radio en Televisie; Ministerie van Nationale Opvoeding en Kultuur

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