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Jeanne and Frits Kan as bride and groom

Film | Accession Number: 2002.183.1 | RG Number: RG-60.4419 | Film ID: 2470

Dutch intertitles. Home movie of two unknown children reenacting the courtship and wedding of Dutch Jews Frits Kan and Jeanne Bloch. The first section of the film introduces various children with a title and then a shot of that child. "Mei 4, 1924" Boy identified as Frits and a little girl, Jeanne, leaving a car and embarking onto a boat. The two children give each other hugs and kisses. 01:02:34 Frits waves a handkerchief from the rear of the boat and Jeanne from the dock. Boat departs from the dock as Frits continues to wave. 01:05:02 In Singapore Frits on a wagon being pulled by two men. Frits riding a pony. Jeanne writes a letter. The camera cuts to Frits eating a banana. Jeanne eats a piece of cake. 01:07:34 Frits enters the house. 01:07:49 Jeanne waves through a window. Children are dressed up and pretending get married. 01:09:58 Introduction of the council of ministers followed by Frits and Jeanne's sisters and their parents. 01:12:35 Dressed in wedding attire, the actual, adult Frits and Jeanne stand before the camera on their wedding day in the Netherlands in 1925. Their departure follows, guests, arrival at city hall, and their first kiss.

Genre
Amateur
Duration
00:17:44
Event Date
1924
Locale
Southeast Asia
Unknown
Netherlands
Language
Mute
Genre/Form
Amateur.
Credit
US Holocaust Memorial Museum, gift of Robert F. Kan and Betsy Klein
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