Groei, de schepping van een warenhuis

Jo de Haas Short documentary - 1930 - 17 min.

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Film about the construction of the Bijenkorf department store on the Coolsingel in Rotterdam, designed by the famous architect Dudok, is a rhythmic play of arrangements, camera compositions and movements. The film was shot from the most unusual camera angles. Groei (Growth) was the perfect cinematic counterpart to Dudok's architecture.

Credits

Director(s) Jo de Haas
Production Company Polygoon
Director of Photography Jo de Haas
Editing
Production Country
Netherlands