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The Indian (2009)

De indiaan (original title)
An adopted eight-year-old Peruvian boy wants to look like his typically Dutch father; however, an encounter with a band of Peruvian-Indian street musicians will inspire him to find his roots. Can he become a true Indian in the Netherlands?

Director:

Ineke Houtman

Writer:

Nynke Klompmaker (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Matthias den Besten Matthias den Besten ... Koos
Claire Lapadu Claire Lapadu ... Isa
David Verbaas David Verbaas ... Illari
Jaivey Gebbink Jaivey Gebbink ... baby Douwe
Kay Visser Kay Visser ... baby Douwe
Bastiaan Ragas Bastiaan Ragas ... Jaap
Angelique de Bruijne Angelique de Bruijne ... Tjitske
Hans Dagelet ... opa Douwe
Jose Alberto Cushcagua Lema Jose Alberto Cushcagua Lema ... Vader illari
Siem van Leeuwen Siem van Leeuwen ... knakker Max
Kees Boot ... Badmeester
Han Oldigs Han Oldigs ... Man op rommelmarkt
Jelka van Houten ... Zwangere vrouw
Frits Kampinga Frits Kampinga ... Speedbooteigenaar
Jasper Das Jasper Das ... Knakker
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Dutch eight-year-old boy Koos discovers he was adopted after birth in Peru. While searching for his roots, Koos meets Peruvian Indians at the cinema. The enterprising rascal now devotes himself to becoming a quintessential Indian, more proudly even than his ancestors. Written by KGF Vissers

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What do you do when you don't look like your father?

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Adventure | Family

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Good family movie about identification and culture differences
15 January 2019 | by andras-ocskaySee all my reviews

Good family movie about identification and culture differences

Cute story, nice and easy to digest. You could watch with kids also


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Country:

Netherlands

Language:

Dutch

Release Date:

9 August 2009 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

Az indián See more »

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$351,164
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1.85 : 1
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