Theo van Gogh (film director)
Theodoor "Theo" van Gogh (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈteːjoː vɑŋ ˈɣɔx]; 23 Julie 1957 – 2 November 2004) wis a Dutch film director, film producer, telly director, telly producer, telly presenter, screenwriter, actor, creetic an author.
Theo van Gogh
Theo van Gogh in 2004
|Born||Theodoor van Gogh|
23 Julie 1957
The Hague, Netherlands
|Died||2 November 2004 (aged 47)|
Cause o daith
|Thrift||Film director, film producer, televeesion director, televeesion producer, televeesion presenter, screenwriter, actor, creetic, interviewer, author, columnist, blogger, activist|
|Notable wirk(s)||Blind Date, Interview, Submission, 06/05|
|Childer||Lieuwe van Gogh (born 1992)|
|Parents||Johan van Gogh (father) |
Anneke van Gogh (mother)
|Relatives||Theo van Gogh (great-grandfaither) |
Vincent van Gogh (great-granduncle)
Henk Vonhoff (uncle)
Johan Witteveen (granduncle)
Willem Witteveen (grandnephew)
Van Gogh wirked wi the Somali-born writer an politeecian Ayaan Hirsi Ali tae produce the short film Submission (2004), which creeticised the treatment o weemen in Islam an resultit in an ootrage frae the Dutch Muslim commonty. On 2 November 2004, Van Gogh wis murthert bi Mohammed Bouyeri, a Dutch-Moroccan Muslim due tae his controversial film. The last film Van Gogh haed completit afore his daith, 06/05, wis a feectional exploration o the assassination o Dutch politeecian Pim Fortuyn which wis released in December 2004, a month follaein van Gogh's assassination.
- Van in isolation: [vɑn].