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Verdoner family celebrates Easter

Film | Accession Number: 2002.182.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3378 | Film ID: 2493

Notes from original film indicate that the Verdoner family is celebrating Easter, April 1939. EXT, MLS, Gerrit and Francisca Verdoner in their garden. VS, MCUs Francisca playing in the yard with a toy baby doll and baby carriage. Her older sister Yoka is also playing in the garden with her. They are searching for Easter eggs among the trees and bushes in their yard. Their grandfather is in the garden playing with them. MCU, grandfather, grandmother and another female relative, pose for the camera, they are playing with eggs in their hands that they are passing to each other. Gerrit Verdoner moves in and out of frame to join the game. MS, another female relative appears in the picture. CU, Yoka with a basket of colored eggs that she shows to the camera, the image of a rabbit is evident on one of the eggs. VS, in the family yard. Children and adults play with the colored eggs. Francisca continues to hunt for more eggs. Yoka plays ball with her father.

Event:  1939 April
Production:  1939
Hilversum, Netherlands
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, gift of Francisca Verdoner Kan, Otto Verdoner, and Yoka Verdoner
Record last modified: 2021-06-03 12:46:01
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