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DOUBLE TAKE

by Johan Grimonprez

synopsis

In Double Take, acclaimed director Johan Grimonprez casts Alfred Hitchcock as a paranoid history professor, unwittingly caught up in a double take on the cold war period. The master says all the wrong things at all the wrong times while politicians on both sides desperately clamor to say the right things, live on TV.

original title: Double Take
country: Belgium, Germany, Netherlands
sales agent: UDI - Urban Distribution International
year: 2010
genre: fiction
directed by: Johan Grimonprez
film editing: Dieter Diependale, Tyler Hubby
music: Christian Halten
producer: Emmy Oost, Hanneke Van Der Tas, Nicole Gerhards, Denis Vaslin
production: Vandertastic, ZAP-O-MATIK, Nikovantastic Film, Volya Films, ARTE Deutschland
backing: The Flanders Audiovisual Fund, Nederlands Fonds voor de Film, nordmedia Fonds GmbH in Lower Saxony and Bremen, Rotterdam Film Fund
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