Ede Staal

David Blitz Short documentary - 1996 - 35 min.

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Documentary about the Dutch folksinger Ede Staal who is best known for his melancholy songs in the Groningen dialect. His ode to the Groningen Highlands is famous in the countryside. The song's inclusion in the feature The Polish Bride awakened renewed interest in the singer, who died in 1986.

Credits

Director(s) David Blitz
Script David Blitz
Producer(s) David Blitz
Director of Photography
Marc Tromp
Editing
Myrthe Sardjoe
Sound on Set
Music
TV Company
Production Country
Netherlands