De overval

Paul Rotha, Kees Brusse Feature film - 1962 - 98 min.

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Feature film is a reconstruction of the surprise attack on Leeuwarden prison on 8 December 1944, when a group of resistance fighters tried to liberate their arrested comrades.

Feature film is a reconstruction, based on a scenario by war investigator dr. Lou de Jong, of the surprise attack on Leeuwarden prison on 8 December 1944, when a group of resistance fighters tried to liberate their arrested comrades. For the direction, Kees Brusse was assisted by British documentary filmmaker Paul Rotha.

Credits

Director(s) Paul Rotha
Kees Brusse
Script Lou de Jong
Producer(s) Rudolf Meyer
Production Company
Sapphire Film
Director of Photography
Prosper Dekeukelaire
Editing
Robert Kruger
Cast
Production Country
Netherlands