Directed by Marleen Gorris
On the last day of her
life, an elderly Dutch woman recalls the events of her past. Filled with colorful
characters like a Russian midwife-undertaker, a Danish recluse, a mentally disabled girl,
a village idiot and a mad Madonna who howls at the moon. An Academy Award winner for Best
Foreign Language Film, the film also won Best Picture at the Toronto International Film
Dutch with English subtitles.