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What possessed the cameraman who shot so many French classics to give up? And why does he now prefer to work on his parquet floor than look at the lens for this portrait? A look back at a very active career in which the actress Isabelle Adjani played an important role both professionally and privately.
Captain Maurice Seddon was a British eccentric who preferred to heat his body than his house, and so he invented electric clothing. This curious portrait is also a striking piece of media history, as it partly comprises Seddon’s countless TV appearances, for instance in the David Letterman Show.
Cinematographic collages show post-war reconstruction of the Netherlands. Shots of buildings are intercut at high speed, making the nation look like one big city. Rotterdam is prominently represented: hear the new heart of Rotterdam beat here. The programme offers a new look at the city and its place in the Netherlands.