colonialism in Indonesia / and Bresson

Julia Gibbs (
Tue, 12 Feb 2002 12:47:07 -0800 (PST)

I received this query today and thought I might turn to the pros. Does
this ring any bells?

"About 15 years ago I saw a film, from the Netherlands, about colonialism
in Indonesia, in which I believe the colonial governor was poisoned at a
state dinner. Could you help me find the name of this film."

Also I'm looking for a distributor of Au Hasard Balthazar (Robert Bresson)
in film or video, or possibly a loaner video copy. Anything would be

Julia Gibbs
Assistant Director
Film Studies Center
University of Chicago
5811 S. Ellis Ave.
Chicago, IL 60637