Left Luggage

A tale set in the Jewish community in Holland. A young woman goes to work for a strict Hassidic family, and develops a special relationship with their four year old son. Her time with them forces her to examine her roots, her attitudes, and the attitudes of those around her, with special emphasis on the holocaust.

100 minutes.
Parental Guidance .
But I
But I'm old enough to be your mother!


Laura Fraser, Isabella Rossellini, Maximillian Schell, Jeroen Krabbé
Jeroen Krabbé
ScreenplayEdwin de Vries, from the novel Twee Koffers Vol by Carl Friedman
MusicHenny Vrienten
CinematographyWalther van den Ende
Sound formatsDolby
Made in1998
Produced byFavourite Films NV, The Flying Dutchman inc., Greystone Films, Left Luggage BV, Shooting Star Filmcompany BV


Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

The Star
William Pretorius
TV3 Screenplay
Barry Ronge
Film Review
Neil Corry

What the People say

55 Netizens

Average .. 75%


Visitor Ratings

Scale (Max)20
Johnny Hoogstrate 18
Niels de Heus 18
Gokhan Keskin 20
Niels de Heus 20
Alan Sadler 18
Joy Devor 20
Finn Krakawsky 18
Mario Moscoso 20

Average .. 95%


Visitor Comments

Anna Marco-Cortiel: The best movie ever!

Johnny Hoogstrate: Not perfect but I could not have done it better myself.

Niels de Heus: Nice, but not perfectly played.

Gokhan Keskin: Nice. I liked it very much...

Niels de Heus: It is a great movie.

Joy Devor: I was so moved by this movie that I was drained afterwards!

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