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De Brugwachter (1996)

Where Joris Ivens realized his 'study of mechanical movement' in 1928, the bridge keeper of the Koningshaven Hefbrug now thrones high above the city and the river, passing his last working days.

Director:

Dirk Rijneke (as Dick Rijneke)

Writer:

Dirk Rijneke (as Dick Rijneke)

Star:

Ari de Weerd
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Where Joris Ivens realized his 'study of mechanical movement' in 1928, the bridge keeper of the Koningshaven Hefbrug now thrones high above the city and the river, passing his last working days.

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Official Sites:

Netherlands Film Festival

Country:

Netherlands

Language:

Dutch

Release Date:

26 August 1996 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

The Bridgekeeper See more »

Filming Locations:

Rotterdam, Netherlands

Company Credits

Production Co:

Rotterdam Films See more »
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Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Masterful documentary
4 March 2019 | by linahduuw33See all my reviews

The power of The Bridgekeeper is the attention for detail. The small inventions are so beautiful it's a sin to even mention them.


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