Seven-part tele­vi­sion series around the theme os surviving in the fens. Rogier Proper and Jonne Severijn wrote seven different stories about unusual and legendary char­ac­ters on the basis of a large number of anec­dotes and sagas from the former fens of the northern provinces of Fries­land, Groningen and Drente. The stories, set between 1880 and 1925, are fictional yet provide a picture of the late history of the fens. In this episode, enti­tled Farewell, the history of peat mining was coming to its end. Plun­dering gangs ravaged the area and tradesman took the law into their own hands. The commu­nity, once so tightly knit, fell apart and said farewell to an era, in a mood of chaos and confusion.

Title: Bruin Goud - Aflevering 7
Year: 1994
Duration : 27 minutes
Category: Short TV drama
Edition: NFF 1995

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