Voetnoten bij een oeuvre

Hans Keller Short documentary - 1994 - 42 min.

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Film essay about the work of 'reconstruction filmmaker' Herman van der Horst (1911-1976), made as part of a retrospective dedicated to Van der Horst at the Netherlands Film Festival 1994. While Van der Horst was seen both nationally as internationally as one of Holland's best ever documentary-makers, his work was forgotten in the sixties after the rise of a new generation of filmmakers. Voetnoten bij een oeuvre shows fragments from all twenty films by Van der Horst. The fragments, however short, are clarified by spoken and/or 'silent' witnesses. In this way, the film provides a picture of an era that surrounded Van der Horst like every other Dutchman, but from which he became increasingly isolated in his private life and in his films.

Credits

Director(s) Hans Keller
Script Hans Keller
Production Company
Alleen op de Wereld
Director of Photography
Paul van den Bos
Marc Felperlaan
Piotr Kukla
Niels van 't Hoff
Editing
Wim Louwrier
Sound on Set
Production Country
Netherlands