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Jewish quarter in Amsterdam

Film | Accession Number: 1998.186.1 | RG Number: RG-60.0749 | Film ID: 503

Hand turns book. Views rooftops of Amsterdam, VAR shots of city. Street musicians. VAR shots of streets and houses. Old counting house. Canals and canal houses. Market in Jewish quarter. Canals, views of boats, water, bridges. Warehouses, loading. More buskers. Harbor scenes. Herring stall. Bell tower. Rembrandt monument. Jewish quarter: candle and star are superimposed on footage; boys, going to synagogue, wedding; market, men talk, flower stall, diamond cutting. Picture shop. Canals. Harbor. Canal reflections. More Jewish quarter. Sundial with Hebrew letters, interior lamp, brief EXT of Portuguese Synagogue.

Image
Film Title
De Oude Stad
Duration
00:13:47
Date
Event:  1920s-1930s
Production:  1937
Locale
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Language
Music
Genre/Form
Documentary.
Credit
Accessed at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of EYE Film Instituut Nederland
 
Record last modified: 2020-08-04 09:19:48
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