Rather than a documentary about Zwartjes, Scheffer decided to make a film with him. The result is an associative mix of fragments typical of Zwartjes. And a final moment of eye contact with the camera. Zwartjes’ major motifs pass by one more time as in a feverish dream – including self-portraits.

The other films shown within Frans Zwartjes: Fade to Black

Filmmaker
Frank Scheffer, Frans Zwartjes
Country
Netherlands
Year
2016
Medium
DCP
Length
14’
Language
Dutch
Producer
René Mendel
Production Company
Interakt
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Writer
Frank Scheffer, Frans Zwartjes
Cinematography
Frank Scheffer, Rene van der Eijk
Editor
Frank Scheffer, Frans Zwartjes
Sound Design
Mark Glynne
Music
Frans Zwartjes
Cast
Frans Zwartjes
Website
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