After the Murder of Theo van Gogh

After the Murder of Theo van Gogh

Direction: Karin Jurschick


Germany, France, 2005
52 Min.

The stud Beslan, a City in Search of Truth

zero one film in Coproduction with ARTE G.E.I.E. (D/F).

TV premiere: Aug 17, 2005, 17.08.2005


„I’m only the court jester, no one will harm me.“
These were the words of Theo van Gogh shortly
before he was murdered in bright daylight on
November 04, 2004. Karin Jurschik portraits the
filmmaker and the debates his brutal murder has
triggered – in Holland, but also in Europe at large.


Adolf Grimme Award(Germany), 2006

nominated for the section information & culture