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,
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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 ...
A Dutch movie,set on an island, of a beach surfer's family. A true love story of an orphaned girl.
I have watched this movie many, many times in The Netherlands and loved it every time again. The story is so real, to this day it is still in my mind. I am wondering if I could purchase it in Canada. I cannot find it anywhere in the Netherlands. P.S If you have a chance watch this beautiful movie, as it will give you a lot of insight of the lives of the people this movie portraits. It could have been you ....
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