The Misfortunates


13-year-old Gunther Strobbe grows up surrounded by alcohol, trash and his completely useless father and uncles. Slowly but surely, he’s being prepared for the same hapless life. Can he defy his destiny?


- Director: Felix van Groeningen
- year: 2009
- Original title: De helaasheid der dingen
- Length: 108 min
- Original version: Dutch
- Trailer: Watch the trailer here