ROTV - Ik ga, want anders blijf ik

André van der Hout Television drama - 2008 - 30 min.

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For twenty years, garbage collectors in Rotterdam have been driving around with lines of poetry on their trucks. In a contest, the collectors now get a chance to write a verse themselves. Jos is one of them. The film follows him in his attempts to produce some poetry. He reads books and pays a visit to a real poet for inspiration, but writing poetry turns out to be quite hard. Short regional drama in documentary style by RTV Rijnmond, featuring actors from the RO Theatre as well as real Rotterdam people.


Director(s) André van der Hout
Producer(s) Ruud van der Heyde
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Zoo Pictures
RO Theater
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