6 friends started a television production company, "De Parelvissers"
(The Pearlfishers). 7 years later one of them, Jan De Ridder, took 100
million francs out of the bank and disappeared without a trace. Shortly
after that the company went bankrupt. Another five years later the
younger brother of Jan, Piet De Ridder, invites the other 'Pearlfishers"
to a remote house in the Ardens, to make a documentary film about the
company and hoping that together they may find some answers about what
might have happened to Jan.
Runtime: 60 minutes
De Parelvissers - In de gloria - Netflix
In de gloria (“In the glory”) was a 2000-2001 Flemish TV sketch comedy
show, directed by Jan Eelen and produced by the company Woestijnvis. It
was a mockumentary series which satirized reality television and human
interest shows, especially the way regular people are exploited by
media. The show ran on the Belgian public TV channel Canvas for two
seasons of 10 episodes each. In Flanders itself the series enjoys a high
popularity and much critical praise, with several sketches having gained
classic status. Despite the local popularity the show has never been
De Parelvissers - Status - Netflix
In de Gloria has been lauded by TV critics ever since it first aired. In
2002 it received the Prijs van de Vlaamse Radio-en Televisiekritiek for
“Best TV show”. It's also popular with viewers. All seasons are
available on DVD.
De Parelvissers - References - Netflix