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Choir, church service, shoemakers, machinery at Camp Westerbork

Film | Accession Number: 1999.323.1 | RG Number: RG-60.2106 | Film ID: 2242

Slate: GEVAERT CINE-FILM. WS of outdoor wooden sign: INDUSTRIE, VERWALTUNG, HAUPTMAGAZIN, KLEIDER KAMMER. 03:12:15 WS choir, children and adults singing. Shots of conductor and piano player [VQ: washed out, unfocused]. 03:13:41 CU of two young girls singing in the choir with Star of David on one of girls' blouse. Christian religious service, wooden cross in front of minister dressed in black cloak with white collar. Two burning candles. Forced religious conversion? 03:14:25 Pan from minister and choir to room filled with people attending the choir performance. Minister reading from Bible? More footage of choir and people with banners attending the ceremony. Fade in and back to choir [VQ: barely visible, unfocused]. 03:15:47 Westerbork shoemakers in leather aprons, piles of shoes. Group of men sitting around table, fixing shoes, WS of the working room. Pan of large room with men tearing metal apart. 03:17:20 Making brushes. Various machines, pressing old batteries? and stripping wire. Man wearing gloves is covering buttons in leather. CU of man's hands working with large metal piece (wheel?) Pan of machines, more separating metal

Film Title
Westerbork-film
Genre
Amateur
Duration
00:12:54
Event Date
1944
Locale
Westerbork, Netherlands
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Amateur.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Nederlands Instituut voor Beeld en Geluid
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Record last modified: 2018-08-08 16:29:10
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