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The Man Who Had His Hair Cut Short (film)

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Directed by  André Delvaux
Music by  Frédéric Devreese
Produced by  Paul Louyet Jos Op De Beeck
Screenplay by  Anna De Pagter André Delvaux
Based on  The Man Who Had His Hair Cut Short by Johan Daisne
Cinematography  Ghislain Cloquet Roland Delcour

The Man Who Had His Hair Cut Short (Dutch: De man die zijn haar kort liet knippen) is a 1966 Belgian drama film directed by André Delvaux, starring Senne Rouffaer and Beata Tyszkiewicz. It tells the story of a schoolteacher who falls in love with one of his students, and moves away in order to escape his infatuation. The film is based on the 1947 novel with the same title by Johan Daisne.

The film was awarded the Sutherland Trophy at the 1966 BFI London Film Festival.


  • Senne Rouffaer as Govert Miereveld
  • Beata Tyszkiewicz as Eufrazia 'Fran' Veerman
  • Hector Camerlynck as Prof. Mato
  • Hilde Uitterlinden as Beps
  • Annemarie Van Dijk as Corra
  • Hilda Van Roose as Teacher Freken
  • François Beukelaers as Patient
  • Arlette Emmery as One of the Seven
  • Paul S'Jongers as Assistant of Prof. Mato
  • Luc Philips as City Councillor
  • François Bernard as Judge Brantink
  • Vic Moeremans as Director
  • Maurits Goossens as Principal
  • References

    The Man Who Had His Hair Cut Short (film) Wikipedia

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