Every year on 4 May, Holland remembers its victims of war. A unique moment during this annual ritual is the two-minute silence. For 2 minuten stilte a.u.b. the filmmaker Heddy Honigmann asked several people on the morning and afternoon of 4 May what this day means to them. For instance, she visites filmmaker Netty Rosenfeld, writer Anne Enquist, a barkeeper on Dam Square and the daughter of a Dutch Nazi. On the evening of 4 May, various camera crews follow these people during their visit to the memorial service and film them during the two-minute silence.


Executive producer
Hugo Dijkstal Audio Postproductie
Production company
Pieter van Huystee Film & TV
TV company

Title: 2 minuten stilte a.u.b.
Year: 1998
Duration : 1 hour, 27 minutes
Category: Long Documentary
Edition: NFF 1998

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