The story is set on the rest of Terschelling Netherlands closed at the end of the 19th century. Sil Sadder, farmers in Oosterend, supplements his income for his family, consisting of his ...
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Monique van de Ven,
Peter Jan Rens,
The story is set on the rest of Terschelling Netherlands closed at the end of the 19th century. Sil Sadder, farmers in Oosterend, supplements his income for his family, consisting of his wife and sons Jaakje Jelle and Wietse, with beachcombing. One day puts a strong storm and Sil rescues a girl from a sunken Swedish sloop while the mother drowns. Sil takes the girl home and feeds it as his own daughter. He calls her Lobke, like their daughter, who soon after birth is deceased. If Sil her will be reported to the registrar as his own daughter, this provides the necessary problems. The minister has still harder it baptized the child, leading to a rift between Sil and the church. The children grow up into young adults. The brothers are polar opposites: Jelle is a free bird who likes romping with the girls and Wietse is gentle, quiet and thoughtful. Wietse start thinking about whether combing is all right; whether it is really true that what you think, you can keep well. He refuses to ...
Broadcasted in the Netherlands as a TV-series, a magnificent drama that should be released on DVD. Documents a family history of an orphan found by a family living on one of the Dutch Islands (Terschelling) and shows a wonderful cinematography as well as a captivating story. Romance, hardship, intrigue and gives a very realistic idea of what life was like at that time.
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