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The first group of kids go to the holiday's children home

Week number 26-11

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


At the start of the century, several organisations in Amsterdam look after the street kids from the dregs of society. The KVF, the Kinder Vacantie Feest (Children's Holiday Party), has a home in Nunspeet where children can recuperate. - close ups of boys and girls (seperated) in the door opening of a train, waving at the camera, 14" - getting out of the train at Nunspeet station, marching and waving, 18" - walking and waving through the woods, 15" - children eating at the table of the home, 13" - playing in the woods, 43" - several shots of a group of girls undressing in the dormitory and going to bed for an afternoon nap, 33" - several close ups of resting girls in bed, talking to eachother, 20". Note : SOURCE: "One hundred years of Amsterdam and its residents"

Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
Publication date:
11 April 1926


Original format:
Nederlands Instituut voor Beeld en Geluid