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Reconstruction of a shopping centre in Eindhoven

Week number 53-32

Newsreels in which Dutch subjects of a certain week are presented.

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Reconstruction of the city centre of Eindhoven after WW II, as shown by the renovation of the shopping centre "De Demer". Heaps of rubble dating back from the war, but also new ones caused by the buildings that had to be taken down for the renovation, are symbolically taken away by mayor Kolfschoten and a procession of dressed up business men. City shots of Eindhoven; ext. shopping centre.

Creator:
Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
Publication date:
1 August 1953
Length:
01:13

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Type:
video
Original format:
Film 
User:
Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision
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