Arrival of Amboinese people in the Netherlands
Week number: 51-13
Newsreels in which Dutch subjects of a certain week are presented.
The ship "Atlantis" arrives in Rotterdam. Aboard are 925 South-Moluccan people, mostly former KNIL soldiers with their wives and children. SHOTS: - Ship moors; - Moluccan women in Indonesian attire, Moluccan men in uniform; children are wrapped up warmly before leaving the ship; - people leave the ship (women in sarong and with open sandals); in the customs office ashore people crowd around the stove; - the Moluccan people get into busses; during the ride they sit silently and look out the windows; - the women and children enjoy the the rice table in the dining hall of the Demobilization Center in Amersfoort.
- Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
- Publication date:
- 20 March 1951