Canadian Premiere
“Wars are fought by many, history is made by few….” Admiral is a movie about plots, conspiracy and spectacular naval battles against the English with Michiel de Ruyter as commander of the Dutch fleet.
Michiel de Ruyter (1607-1676) was one of the largest and passionate innovators in combat engineering and therefore he became a naval hero in Holland. As the deeply torn Netherlands is attacked from all sides and on the verge of civil war, one man tries to fight for the interests of the country: Michiel de Ruyter. But in the eyes of those in power, his successes make him too popular and Michiel is sent on a deadly mission.Original Title:Michiel de Ruyter

Language:Dutch, English



Awards and Festivals

  • Beijing International Film Festival 2015
  • Hamburg Film Fest 2015
Release Date:
Roel Reiné
Frank Lammers, Sanne Langelaar, Barry Atsma, Charles Dance
150 minutes