english title Icarus
directed by various directors
written by various writers
in co-production with NTR
genre fictional documentary
language Dutch
duration 6 x 42 min
release 2016

A series of re-enacted portraits of people who have played a prominent role in society and have publicly fallen from their pedestals. Although they are recreations of past events, the stories are set in the present. The episodes of Icarus are documentary in style and form, although the drama is scripted.

"Well thought, written, and especially played." - NRC

Each stand-alone episode has its own writer and director.

Frank Lammers
Peter Drost
Yvonne van den Hurk
Lukas Dijkema
Hajo Bruins
Nazmiye Oral
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