Antonia's Line

Synopsis: In an anonymous Dutch village, a sturdy, strong-willed matriarch looks back upon her life, the generations of family and friends gathered around her table, and ponders the cyclical nature of time.
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Director(s): Marleen Gorris
Production: BMG
  Won 1 Oscar. Another 6 wins & 8 nominations.
Rotten Tomatoes:
102 min

- which complicated relations with other farmers, but not with Antonia.

Now the church well get drunk.

Backward Deedee lived on a large farm with parents and two brothers.

As the men yelling and screaming was noted there that the women said nothing.

Where the hell are my Sunday shoes?

Have you seen my shoes?

A voluminous woman, it was her. Coba.

She was drunk on moonshine before the fair.

Then she dung cart and pushed his way between the church visitors.

Here is Bertje. His father was in the textile industry.

Krumfinger Bertje and I were friends.

He was an insurgent and hid Jews in the attic.

Someone turned him in, and they were shot them all.

And who did not dare to give him last rites?


Anybody home?


I would like to talk to you.

About what?

About us...

If the marriage ... I was thinking ...

You are a widow, and my wife is dead.

You are a beautiful woman ...

My sons need a mother.

I do not need your sons.



- Do you not a man? - Why?

Feel free to come and help us with things we can not do themselves.

It would be nice if we could get some help.

What do I get in return?

A cup of coffee, fresh eggs, vegetables.

Everything I own.

Well then. I'll think about it.

Behave yourselves, boys.


Bass came regularly and Antonia gave him his friendship

But no more than that so far.

- I would borrow the saw. - I'll get it.

I can do that.

Holy sh*t!

Ta said!

Pips! Pips!

Little friend...

I'll bake a cake for you ...

S and ...

Then, you get to swim ...

And tomorrow you should get new glasses.

The village obviously knew everything.

But they were silent as the grave Pitte been close to getting into.

When the wounds were healed disappeared Pitte- no one knew where.

"Kaka flock together," said Antonia.

Deedee and lip found each other.

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Marleen Gorris

Marleen Gorris (born 9 December 1948) is a writer-director from the Netherlands. Gorris is known as an outspoken feminist and supporter of gay and lesbian issues which is reflected in much of her work. In 1995 she won an Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film for Antonia's Line, this made her the first woman to direct a movie that won an Oscar for Best Foreign Film. more…

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