UW Cinematheque: Special Presentations
The Vanishing (Spoorloos) | The Netherlands | 1988 | DCP | 101 min. | Dutch with English subtitles Director: George Sluizer
Friday, November 30, 2018
4070 Vilas Hall
Cast: Bernard-Pierre Donnadieu, Gene Bervoets, Johanna ter Steege After his girlfriend Saskia disappears at a rest stop, Rex (Bervoets) spends the better part of three years searching for her. Finally, Saskia’s abductor approaches Rex with promises of information, setting off a cat-and-mouse game that results in one of the most shocking endings of all time. An intelligent, unique thriller, The Vanishing has long since earned its place as a modern suspense classic.