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Filmmaker Van Gogh Murdered

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Filmmaker Van Gogh Murdered

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Filmmaker Van Gogh Murdered

Filmmaker Van Gogh Murdered

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Theo van Gogh, is shot and stabbed to death Tuesday in Amsterdam. He had received death threats after the release of his film Submission, which is critical of the treatment of women under Islam. The filmmaker is the great grand-nephew of painter Vincent van Gogh. Hear Perro De Jong, a reporter for Radio Netherlands.