Tonio (film)

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Tonio
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Film poster
Directed by Paula van der Oest
Written by A.F. Th. van der Heijden
Hugo Heinen
StarringChris Peters
Release date
  • 22 September 2016 (2016-09-22)
Running time
100 minutes
CountryNetherlands
LanguageDutch
Box office$832,787q [1] [2]

Tonio is a 2016 Dutch drama film directed by Paula van der Oest. [3] [4] It was based on the book of the same name by A.F. Th. van der Heijden. It was selected as the Dutch entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 89th Academy Awards but it was not nominated. [5] The film won the Pearl Award at the Film by the Sea festival in the Netherlands in 2017. [6]

Paula van der Oest Dutch film director and screenwriter

Paula van der Oest is a Dutch film director and screenwriter. Her 2001 film Zus & Zo was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.

89th Academy Awards awards ceremony

The 89th Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), honored the best films of 2016, and took place on February 26, 2017, at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, at 5:30 p.m. PST. During the ceremony, AMPAS presented Academy Awards in 24 categories. The ceremony, televised in the United States by ABC, was produced by Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd and directed by Glenn Weiss. Comedian Jimmy Kimmel hosted the ceremony for the first time.

Film by the Sea is an annual film festival that takes place in Vlissingen, Netherlands, in September.

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Cast

Pierre Bokma Dutch actor

Pierre Henri Martin Bokma is a Dutch stage, television and film actor.

Rifka Lodeizen Dutch actress

Rifka Lodeizen is a Dutch actress.

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References

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  3. "Tonio". Eye Film. Retrieved 9 August 2016.
  4. "Feature Film Academy Entry". Eye Film Institute Netherlands. 9 August 2016. Retrieved 9 August 2016.
  5. Roxborough, Scott (6 September 2016). "Oscars: Netherlands Selects Tonio for Foreign-Language Category". The Hollywood Reporter . Retrieved 6 September 2016.
  6. "Film by the Sea: Awards" (in Dutch). Film by the Sea. Retrieved 12 October 2017.