The case Menten

MAX drama series:
The case Menten

‘Righteousness is not be barred’

The series ‘The case Menten’ is based on a true story. The Dutch journalist Hans Knoop struggles to uncover the truth about World War II war criminal Pieter Menten. This led to violent reactions in the 70’s, in both the media and politics.

"Feestje" De zaak Menten © Omroep Max

“Feestje” De zaak Menten © Omroep Max

‘What a top series’

Algemeen Dagblad

‘Exciting and well-made series.
Smooth narrative style and a beautifully image of time’

Het Parool

‘Great cast. Director Tim Oliehoek shoots with speed and with a sense for the era’



‘The case Menten’ was produced by NL Film, in collaboration with MAX Broadcasts.

Sets from the thirties alternated with sets of the seventies. All sets beautiful build, with the right props for an authentic feeling. Capital Rose art-department was involved.

Broadcast 23 and 30 November and 7 December ‘16, MAX quality time on NPO 2