Documentary about the Second World War and the Holocaust based on the collection of amateur films from a Jewish family in Holland between 1932-1942, the Peereboom family. Péter Forgàcs composed his story using a variety of manipulations such as colouring, enlargement, slow motion, ordering, subtitling and music.

Credits

Production company
Lumen Film
TV company
VPRO TV

Title: De maalstroom
Year: 1997
Duration : 1 hour
Category: Long Documentary
Edition: NFF 2000

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