Commemoration of the Hindu immigration in Suriname
Week number 73-26
Newsreels in which Dutch subjects of a certain week are presented.
Celebration of the fact that the first Hindus from India came to Suriname as indentured servants 100 years ago. With a replica of the sailing boat Lalla Rookh, the first ship on which the Hindus arrived, the arrival is played out. They move through Paramaribo in a parade.
- Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
- Publication date:
- 1 June 1973