Winner of the 1995 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, this heartwarming drama is the remarkable story of a strong-willed woman who builds a new life with her teenage daughter in a quiet Dutch village after World War II. As she challenges the local customs, she begins to win her neighbors' affections. Earthy, sexy and romantic, the film is a joyous, multi-generational celebration of simple pleasures, lust for life and enduring passions.
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- Marleen Gorris
- 1997 BAFTA®
- Best Foreign Language Film nominee
- 1996 Academy Award®
- Best Foreign Language Film
RStrong sexual content, and for some violence, including a rape
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
NoLanguage and sound
Dutch: Dolby Digital 2.0 SurroundOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access.
Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it