De klimmer

Sherman De Jesus Short documentary - 1994 - 9 min.

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Candle-maker Ruud Snel has spent his whole life in a wheelchair. He is dependent on others for many things in life. But he has discovered there are also nice things to do in a wheelchair. Accompanied by his dog Boebie, he tries to climb the Dom Tower in Utrecht under his own steam. It is a chastening experience. The Climber shows you don't have to be handicapped, even if your body is imperfect.

Credits

Director(s) Sherman De Jesus
Producer(s) C├ęcile van Eijk
Production Company
Director of Photography
Editing
Dick van der Meer
Sound on Set
Robert Polderman
Production Country
Netherlands