Riphagen, The Untouchable

Thriller 130' 3 x 50' Netherlands 2015


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‘Riphagen’, tells the true story of infamous gangster Andries Riphagen, one of Holland’s most notorious criminals during the Second World War.

RIPHAGEN  is a WWII-crime thriller based on the life of Andries ‘Al Capone’ Riphagen. He was a boxer, a smuggler, pimp, but most fervently a Jew hunter who profited immensely from the war, tracking, extorting and betraying Jewish people in hiding. He imagines himself untouchable until the young police officer Jan van Liempd opens up a hunt for him.

Production Status CompletedOriginal Title RiphagenDuration 130'Duration Episodes 3 x 50'Genre ThrillerCountry of Origin NetherlandsProduction Year 2015Language Spoken DutchDirector Pieter KuijpersCast Jeroen van Koningsbrugge, Kay Greidanus, Lisa Zweerman, Sigrid ten NapelProducer Sander van Meurs, Pieter Kuijperse, Iris OttenProduction Company PupkinCo-production Companies VPRODirector of Photography Bert Pot NSCFilm Editor Herman P. KoertsSound Editor Marco Vermaas