Marieke, Marieke

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  • Genre(s): Drama
  • Release year: 2010
  • Running time: 85 min
Marieke is 20 years old. She lives with her mother, Jeanne, a woman left cold and distant ever since her husband died. During the day, Marieke works in a Brussels chocolate factory. At night, she escapes into the arms of much older men. read more

Marieke is 20 years old. She lives with her mother, Jeanne, a woman left cold and distant ever since her husband died. During the day, Marieke works in a Brussels chocolate factory. At night, she escapes into the arms of much older men. With them she feels strong, cherished and free. The arrival of Jacoby, a book editor living abroad, searching for her father’s last manuscript, upsets Marieke’s precarious balance. Her mother does everything in her power to keep them apart. She fears that he will reveal the secret that has remained hidden for so many years. Marieke falls in love with Jacoby but devastated by the truth of her father’s death, she sinks despair. Will she find the strength to accept the truth and live anew?

Original Release

10/29/2010

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Cast

Hande Kodja Marieke
Jan Decleir Jacoby / Book editor
Barbara Sarafian Jeanne / Mother
Caroline Berliner Anna / Marieke's friend
Pauline Haugness Marieke as Child / Marieke
Philippe Van Kessel Harry
Bernard Graczyk Jean
Nicole Valberg La concierge
Karim Barras Ronny
Michel Israel Alex
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Directors

Sophie Schoukens

Writers

Sophie Schoukens

Cast

Producers

Editors

Peter Woditsch

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