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Kan children perform skits; at the beach in Zandvoort

Film | Accession Number: 2002.183.1 | RG Number: RG-60.4429 | Film ID: 2477

Sign placed next to a pot of flowers. INT, Robert and Betsy perform skits, adults watch (presumably at the Villa Elsa in 1938). Robert wears a military style uniform with a hat and plume and a toy gun. He bows to the audience (not seen) and salutes the camera. CUs are not in focus. Betsy performs as a ballerina, wearing a costume with a flowered wreath on her head. 01:00:59 Betsy and Robert in costume. VAR shots of the children in other costumes with pans to show entire costume. Frits and a light-haired woman in evening attire. Others in costumes performing for an audience. Camera pans up and down the actors to show their full costumes. 01:02:14 Two people hold up a sign reading "Zandvoort" and "Nederland" (hard to read). Another actor performs, guests in evening attire sit around tables. 01:03:07 Frits's parents sitting at right. Jeanne can be seen near the back of the first table. People at the dinner. Betsy and Robert in costume in a garden. Both children smile and wave at the camera. 01:03:44 Frits stands in the garden and waves. Jeanne sits in the garden. Another shot of the sign next to flowers showing at the beginning of this reel.

Event Date
Zandvoort, Netherlands
US Holocaust Memorial Museum, gift of Robert F. Kan and Betsy Klein
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Record last modified: 2018-11-27 11:03:30
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