Where was the film In Bruges filmed?

Where was the film In Bruges filmed?

In Bruges is a 2008 black comedy-drama crime thriller film written and directed by Martin McDonagh in his feature-length debut. The film stars Colin Farrell and Brendan Gleeson as two Irish hitmen in hiding, with Ralph Fiennes as their enraged boss. The film is set and was filmed in Bruges, Belgium.

What is the movie In Bruges about?

After a particularly difficult job, hit men Ray (Colin Farrell) and Ken (Brendan Gleeson) head to Belgium to hide out until things cool down. Ray hates the medieval city they land in, but Ken finds its beauty and peacefulness enchanting. Their experiences become increasingly surreal and possibly life-changing as they encounter tourists, locals, an American dwarf and a potential romance for Ray.
In Bruges/Film synopsis

When was Bruges cathedral built?

The Church of Our Lady (Dutch: Onze-Lieve-Vrouwekerk) in Bruges, Belgium, dates mainly from the 13th, 14th and 15th centuries….Church of Our Lady, Bruges.

Church of Our Lady
Style Gothic
Years built 1270-1280 (choir) 14th/15th century (various additions)
Groundbreaking 13th century

What movies were filmed in Bruges?


  • The Nun’s Story (1959): Actress Audrey Hepburn, who takes on the role of a West Flemish nursing sister, brings Bruges to life in The Nun’s Story.
  • Bruges-La-Morte (1978):
  • L’Oeuvre Au Noir (1988):
  • In Bruges (2008):
  • PK (2014):
  • The Monument’s Men (2014):
  • Love, Romance & Chocolate (2019):

Does he live at the end of In Bruges?

Ken dies for trying to avoid the guilt. Harry dies because he causes guilt.

When was Sint Salvatorskathedraal built?

The oldest traces of the cathedral of Saint Saviour in Bruges bring us back to the 10th century. Work started on Bruges’ oldest parish church in the 10th century but after being destroyed by fire, rebuilt and alterations and additions made in the 13th and 14th centuries, it displays a mixture of styles.

Who is buried in the church of Our Lady in Bruges?

Ceremonial tombs of Mary of Burgundy and Charles the Bold In the choir of the church, are the magnificent tombstones of Mary of Burgundy and her father Charles the Bold. Duchess Mary reigned over the Low Countries in the last part of the 15th century.

What movies have been filmed in Belgium?

Did you know these movies were made in Belgium?

  • Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children (2016)
  • A Quiet Passion (2016)
  • Emperor (2016)
  • Belgica (2016)
  • The Danish Girl (2015)
  • Grace of Monaco (2014)
  • Suite Française (2014)
  • Peekay (2014)

Where was PK movie shot?

PK is the first Bollywood production that is shot in Belgium. The picturesque centre of Bruges, recognised by UNESCO as world heritage, appeared to be the ideal setting for the production team of Indian director Rajkumar Hirani.

Where are the hotel Salvators in Bruges located?

Hotel Salvators is in the heart of historic Bruges, right next to the Saint-Salvators Cathedral and 150 feet from the shopping district. Guests are provided personal service, free Wi-Fi, bike rental services and a sauna. Each of the hotel rooms at the Salvators is different in design, style and colors.

How many rooms are in the hotel Salvators?

We welcome you to the website of our Hotel Salvators which offers you 8 guest rooms, each with their private bathrooms. In 2015 we purchased this hotel form a friend of ours. It is located right next to our two B&B’s at the foor of the cathedral.

Is the hotel Salvators open at the end of March?

All bars and restaurants will stay closed probably till the end of March. Only the essential stores will be open. You can visit them alone and for 30 minutes only. Our B&B’s will be closed till the end of January. Dear traveller, We welcome you to the website of our Hotel Salvators which offers you 8 guest rooms, each with their private bathrooms.