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Name  Alex Warmerdam
Role  Screenwriter

Spouse  Annet Malherbe
Books  Adel Blank
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Born  14 August 1952 (age 63) (1952-08-14) Haarlem, Netherlands
Occupation  writer, film director, actor
Children  Mees van Warmerdam, Houk van Warmerdam
Parents  Thea van Warmerdam, Peter van Warmerdam
Movies  Borgman, Schneider vs Bax, The Northerners, Waiter, The Dress
Similar People  Annet Malherbe, Jan Bijvoet, Jeroen Perceval, Tom de Wispelaere, Vincent van Warmerdam

Cinematography by Alex van Warmerdam - Little Tony

Alex van Warmerdam (born 14 August 1952) is a Dutch screenwriter, film director, and actor. He is also a painter.


Life and career

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Van Warmerdam was born in Haarlem, a city in the province of North Holland in the Netherlands. He was cofounder of the theatre group Hauser Orkater (which later became the musictheatre group Orkater). In 1980 he founded the theatre group De Mexicaanse Hond (The Mexican Dog), together with his brother Marc van Warmerdam. This is the name under which all the shows since 1989 have been released.

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He made his first feature film in 1986: Abel. He plays parts in most of his own movies, mostly performing as a lead character.

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Alex van Warmerdam is married to Dutch actress Annet Malherbe, who also plays parts in most of his films. Their son Mees is a musician and has performed in various shows by theatre group De Mexicaanse Hond.

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His 2013 film Borgman was nominated for the Palme d'Or at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival.

Short films and TV films

  • Adelbert (1977) (short film) (as an actor)
  • Entree Brussels (1978) (short film) (as a writer)
  • Striptease (1979) (short film) (as a writer)
  • Zie De Mannen Vallen (1980) (TV film)
  • Graniet (1982) (TV film)
  • De Stedeling (1984) (short film)
  • References

    Alex van Warmerdam Wikipedia

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