De Dag (The Day)

/ Best European Fiction

BELGIUM Season 1, Episodes 1 & 2 Screening: Thursday, the 13th of September, 3:45 pm – Le Dragon Cinema (FR Subtitles) Best European Fiction Production: HBO (Hilde De Laere), Woestijnvis (Michiel Devlieger) Co-Production: VIER, ZDFneo Distributor: Dynamic Television Broadcasters: Polar+, Telenet, SBS Belgium Directors: Gilles Coulier, Dries Vos Creators: Jonas Geirnaert, Julie Mahieu Screenwriters: Jonas Geirnaert, Julie Mahieu Production Managers: Elke Van Den Daele, Julie Piessens, Samuel Bruyneel Composers: ROUNDHOUSE & David Martijn Directors of Photography: David Williamson, Brecht Goyvaerts Production Designer: Philippe Bertin Sound Engineers: Matthias Hillegeer, Geert Vlegels Film Editors: Yoohan Leyssens, Bert Jacobs Length: 12 x 39’ Casting: Sofie Decleir, Titus De Voogdt, Jeroen Perceval, Geert Van Rampelberg, Maaike Neuville, Lynn Van Royen Summary: A bank robbery shocks a small Flemish town. The hostage takers barricade themselves inside a bank, where they keep a number of people hostage. The police arrive on the premises and try to contain the situation.