Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Netherlands2018Feature Film

The Barefoot Emperor

Local Production Company

Propeler Film

Crew Members

78 + 380 extras

Filming Days

21

Locations

A sequel to the ‘mockumentary’ and road film King of the Belgians. It is a satire of Europe which takes place on the Brijuni Islands, once Tito’s famed summer residence.

  • Aerial view, Brijuni Islands, Brijuni National Park
  • Deer grazing, Brijuni National Park
  • Pine Trees, Brijuni National Park

Istria

Aerial view, Brijuni Islands, Brijuni National Park

Istria

Deer grazing, Brijuni National Park

Istria

Pine Trees, Brijuni National Park

About the production

Director

Jessica Woodworth, Peter Brosens

Main Cast

Peter Van Den Begin, Titus De Voogdt, Bruno Georis, Lucie Debay, Geraldine Chaplin, Udo Kier

Producer

Jessica Woodworth, Peter Brosens

Production Company

Bo Films

Synopsis

The King of the Belgians suffers a gunshot wound to the ear in an incident in Sarajevo and wakes up on a Croatian island, once Tito’s famed summer residence. While he tries to escape from the island to save his Kingdom, an envoy arrives announcing that the King has been proclaimed the first Emperor of a nationalist Nova Europa. Fed up with others determining his destiny, the King takes matters into his own hands.

Also Filmed Here

Germany2020TV Series

Tribes of Europa

Filming locations

Historic Sites, Industrial Landscapes, Inland Cities & Towns, Islands, Parks of Croatia, Rivers & Lakes, Villages & Settlements

USA2019TV Series

Succession, Season 2

Filming locations

Coastal Cities & Towns, Inland Cities & Towns, Islands, Parks of Croatia, Villages & Settlements

Italy2018Feature Film

All My Crazy Love

Filming locations

Beaches, Islands, Nature, Rivers & Lakes, Roads & Transport

Germany2018TV Film

Hartwig Seeler: Dangerous Memory

Filming locations

Coastal Cities & Towns, Inland Cities & Towns, Islands, Rivers & Lakes, Villages & Settlements