Eyeworks movie “MPU-Missing Persons Unit” (original title “Vermist) has now attracted more than 200.000 visitors ! Since its release in Belgian theatres on October 31st, 206.000 persons watched the movie, in a market of only six million people (Dutch-speaking Belgium / the movie was not released in the French speaking part of Belgium) !
“MPU”, directed by Jan Verheyen, tells the story of a disturbing disappearance of a young girl and how the Belgian Missing Persons Unit deals with it. The movie features a Belgian All Star cast including Koen De Bouw, Kevin Janssens, Joke Devynck, Stan Van Samang, Catherine Kools, Filip Peeters and Hilde Van Mieghem. The movie ”MPU” will be followed by a series of 9 episodes to be broadcasted next fall by SBS-channel VT4 in Belgium.