Documentary about six women who played in the popular Dutch women's orchestras of the thirties and forties. These `Ladies of Music' played in notable venues, giving the crisis years musical panache. Incorporating archive footage and interviews, introducing Rita Dalvano (violin), Annie van 't Zelfde (piano & saxophone) and others, the film tells about their lives, the music, the friendships and the war that virtually wiped out this musical subculture.

Credits

Set geluid
Mixage
Co-producer
Stimuleringsfonds Nederlandse Culturele Mediaproducties (Mediafonds)
Publieke Omroep Radio en Televisie
Production company
Netty van Hoorn Film/Video Produkties

Title: Sweet & Hot Music
Year: 1989
Duration : 45 minutes
Category: Short Documentary
Edition: NFF 2005

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