Amsterdam via Amsterdam

Rob Rombout, Rogier van Eck Short documentary - 1997 - 70 min.

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The filmmakers visit three locations called Amsterdam.

Film described as a 'mid-life road-movie' in which the filmmakers visit three places called Amsterdam. Following in the footsteps of the sailors Cornelis Houtman and Willem Barentz, their expedition takes them from the Dutch capital to two islands of the same name. One is somewhere in the South Pacific, the other is part of Spitsbergen, surrounded by ice in the Arctic Ocean.


Producer(s) Olivier Caste
Patrick Lefèvre
Production Company
ASAP Production
Director of Photography
Willy Stassen
Louis Philippe Capelle
Samuel Dravet
Rogier van Eck
Rudi Maerten
Peter Soldan
Sound on Set
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