THE BODY COLLECTOR has received the BANFF Rockie Award for Best Drama Series: non-English Language during the BANFF World Media Festival in Banff, in the Canadian Rocky Mountains.
Dutch Features CEO Pim van Collem states: “It is a great honor that The Body Collector (original title: De zaak Menten) has won this International prize in North America.. It is important that this exceptional result of investigative journalism in Dutch history is being told. With this prestigious prize and recognition, the series will be able to reach a wider International audience.”
In THE BODY COLLECTOR we follow the true story investigative journalist Hans Knoop, editor in chief of leading Dutch newspaper ‘De Telegraaf’. Knoop slowly becomes personally involved in the hunt for the untouchable ex Nazi and war criminal, Pieter Menten.