Het uiterste middel - vreemdelingen in bewaring

Kees Vlaanderen Short documentary - 2015 - 61 min.
All ages
Foul language

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Illegal aliens in the Netherlands are detained, as a ‘last resort’, at Detentiecentrum Rotterdam before being deported. Within the walls of this centre, department head Hans and his fellow guards try to make the days for the detainees as bearable as possible. Discussions about the immigration policy are avoided. Revealing documentary that breaches many ingrained clichés in the representation of the Dutch expulsion policy.


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