Heineken Kidnapping, The
Based on the kidnap of beer tycoon Heineken that hit the news in the Netherlands and abroad in the eighties of the last century.
THE HEINEKEN KIDNAPPING is based on the kidnap of beer tycoon Heineken that hit the news in the Netherlands and abroad in the eighties of the last century. The film exceeds the well known story of the kidnap and goes on to tell the story of Alfred Heineken's revenge, which culminates in a chase of the kidnappers across the world. Focusing on the psychological power struggle between the successful and charismatic beer brewer and a ruthless young criminal with a grudge.
Original Title: DE HEINEKEN ONTVOERING
Dir: Maarten Treurniet
Production: IDTV Film
Script: Kees van Beijnum, Maarten Treurniet
Cast: Rutger Hauer, Gijs Naber, Teun Kuilboer, Reinout Scholten van Aschat, Korneel Evers
Cleveland International Film Festival