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  • A Portrait of Frans Hals

  • Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken

This film traces the development of the work of this major Nederlandish portrait painter. In English

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This film traces the development of the work of this major Nederlandish portrait painter. In English

  • Amazing Amsterdam

  • Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken

Amsterdam, capital of the Netherlands, is and has been through the ages one of the most important centres of commerce in Europe

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Amsterdam, capital of the Netherlands, is and has been through the ages one of the most important centres of commerce in Europe

  • Amsterdam - Grote Stedengids op Video

  • Video Sales Network

Montesquieu, who had seen the whole of Europe, said: "I love Amsterdam more than Venice."

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Montesquieu, who had seen the whole of Europe, said: "I love Amsterdam more than Venice."

  • Beeld van Nederland

  • Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken

A picture of the Netherlands during World War II. In Dutch

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A picture of the Netherlands during World War II. In Dutch

  • Dam de Delta

  • Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken

A cartoon film about the Dutch sea defences from 2000 BC. In Dutch

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A cartoon film about the Dutch sea defences from 2000 BC. In Dutch

  • Dutch Painters of The Golden Age

  • Iwan Baan

Dutch seventeenth-century painting occupies a special place in the history of art. This film looks at paintings by Rembrandt van Rijn, Vermeer, Frans Hals and other Dutch masters of that era. It also gives a picture of Dutch society in the days of the young Republic. In English

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Dutch seventeenth-century painting occupies a special place in the history of art. This film looks at paintings by Rembrandt van Rijn, Vermeer, Frans Hals and other Dutch masters of that era. It also gives a picture of Dutch society in the days of the young Republic. In English

  • Een Vorstelijk Huwelijk

  • Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken

On February 2, 2002, Prins Willem-Alexander marries the Argentinian Maxima Zorreguieta. In Dutch

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On February 2, 2002, Prins Willem-Alexander marries the Argentinian Maxima Zorreguieta. In Dutch

  • Friesland, Discover It!

  • Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken

The province of Friesland lies in the north of the Netherlands and is well known for its watersports. In Dutch

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The province of Friesland lies in the north of the Netherlands and is well known for its watersports. In Dutch

  • George Hendrik Breitner

  • Rob Mariouw Smit

George Hendrik Breitner was born in Amsterdam in 1857 and died in 1923. This film documents his life as a person and as a painter. In English

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George Hendrik Breitner was born in Amsterdam in 1857 and died in 1923. This film documents his life as a person and as a painter. In English

  • Holland - A Point of View

  • Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken

A map of this fascinating country and its inhabitants, what they like and what they are like. In English

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A map of this fascinating country and its inhabitants, what they like and what they are like. In English

  • Holland - Food: A Taste of Quality

  • Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken

Dutch entrepreneurs concentrate on strict quality controls from farm to factory, to ensure top-grade products of consistently high quality

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Dutch entrepreneurs concentrate on strict quality controls from farm to factory, to ensure top-grade products of consistently high quality

  • Holland - Waterproof

  • Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken

This deals with the Netherlands' age-old battle against the water and the weapons it has accumulated along the way. In English

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This deals with the Netherlands' age-old battle against the water and the weapons it has accumulated along the way. In English

  • Holland - Wonderland

  • Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken

A friendly view of a modern, industrialised country. In Dutch

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A friendly view of a modern, industrialised country. In Dutch

  • Holland 02/02/02

  • Hans van Soest , 2002

The wedding of Prins Willem-Alexander and 'her indoors.' In Dutch

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The wedding of Prins Willem-Alexander and 'her indoors.' In Dutch

  • Holland, Land of Water

  • Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken

Throughout the ages, land and water have shaped the face of Holland. The nation’s entire history reflects its heroic struggle against the sea. Much of the land we now call the Netherlands has been reclaimed from the water, expressed in the proverd “God made the world but the Dutch made the Netherlands.” This programme pays tribute to the beauty of the Dutch countryside and waters. In Dutch

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Throughout the ages, land and water have shaped the face of Holland. The nation’s entire history reflects its heroic struggle against the sea. Much of the land we now call the Netherlands has been reclaimed from the water, expressed in the proverd “God made the world but the Dutch made the Netherlands.” This programme pays tribute to the beauty of the Dutch countryside and waters. In Dutch

  • Jan Steen - Schilder en Verteller

  • AVRO - Nederlandse Televisie

An exhibition in 1996 at the Rijksmuseum of Jan Steen’s oeuvre, one of the most famous Dutch painters of the seventeenth century. Narrated in Dutch by Dutch art historians. In part narrated by American art historians with Dutch subtitles

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An exhibition in 1996 at the Rijksmuseum of Jan Steen’s oeuvre, one of the most famous Dutch painters of the seventeenth century. Narrated in Dutch by Dutch art historians. In part narrated by American art historians with Dutch subtitles

  • Keukenhof - Fifty Years of Blooming

  • Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken

In the fourteenth century the estate of Keukenhof belonged to Jacoba of Bavaria, Countess of Holland. Fifty years ago it became a permant flower exhibition. In English

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In the fourteenth century the estate of Keukenhof belonged to Jacoba of Bavaria, Countess of Holland. Fifty years ago it became a permant flower exhibition. In English

  • Lingo : 04/05/2009

  • Lucille Werner , 2009

TV Gameshow based around words and numbers.

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TV Gameshow based around words and numbers.

  • Lingo : 06/04/2009

  • Lucille Werner , 2009

TV Gameshow based around words and numbers.

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TV Gameshow based around words and numbers.

  • Lingo : 13/04/2009

  • Lucille Werner , 2009

TV Gameshow based around words and numbers.

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TV Gameshow based around words and numbers.

  • Lingo : 20/04/2009

  • Lucille Werner , 2009

TV Gameshow based around words and numbers.

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TV Gameshow based around words and numbers.

  • Lingo: 01/06/2009

  • Lucille Werner , 2009

TV Gameshow based around words and numbers.

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TV Gameshow based around words and numbers.

  • Máxima. Portret van een Prinses

  • BVN , 2011

A profile of Princess Máxima of the Netherlands.

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A profile of Princess Máxima of the Netherlands.

  • Pieter Cornelis Mondriaan

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  • Rembrandt - Painter of Mankind

  • Bert Haanstra

Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn (July 15, 1606 – October 4, 1669) was a Dutch painter and etcher. He is generally considered one of the greatest painters and printmakers in European art history and the most important in Dutch history. His contributions to art came in a period that historians call the Dutch Golden Age. This short documentary explores his life and his most famous works

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Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn (July 15, 1606 – October 4, 1669) was a Dutch painter and etcher. He is generally considered one of the greatest painters and printmakers in European art history and the most important in Dutch history. His contributions to art came in a period that historians call the Dutch Golden Age. This short documentary explores his life and his most famous works

  • The Anatomy Lesson

  • Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken

This 'Nederlands Dans Theaters Ballet' was inspired by the 'Anatomische Les van Professor Nicolaes Tulp', one of Rembrandt's masterpieces, 1932. This is a culturally valuabe piece

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This 'Nederlands Dans Theaters Ballet' was inspired by the 'Anatomische Les van Professor Nicolaes Tulp', one of Rembrandt's masterpieces, 1932. This is a culturally valuabe piece

  • The Flood Disaster of 1953

  • Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken

On February 1 1953, the dykes broke in the province of Zeeland and flooding spread far inland. In order to prevent a disaster of this kind happening again, the Delta Project was planned. In English

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On February 1 1953, the dykes broke in the province of Zeeland and flooding spread far inland. In order to prevent a disaster of this kind happening again, the Delta Project was planned. In English

  • The Restoration of "The Night Watch"

  • Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken

Rembrandt’s most famous painting, “De Nachtwacht,” was seriously damaged in 1975. The process of restoration, which took eight months, is shown in detail in this film

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Rembrandt’s most famous painting, “De Nachtwacht,” was seriously damaged in 1975. The process of restoration, which took eight months, is shown in detail in this film

  • This World - Geert Wilders: Europe's Most Dangerous Man?

  • Joost van der Valk , 2010

Geert Wilders, instantly recognisable for his quiff of platinum blond hair, is one of Holland's most controversial and well-known politicians and, some argue, Europe's most dangerous man.

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Geert Wilders, instantly recognisable for his quiff of platinum blond hair, is one of Holland's most controversial and well-known politicians and, some argue, Europe's most dangerous man.

  • Vincent van Gogh

  • Elias Marroquin

As a post impressionist painter and one of the most famous artists of all time, Vincent van Gogh has become an icon. From growing up in Holland and pursuing a life as a pastor, to moving to France and creating an incredible collection of artwork, this programme takes an in-depth look at Van Gogh's life, his work and the impact he has had on our culture. In Dutch

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As a post impressionist painter and one of the most famous artists of all time, Vincent van Gogh has become an icon. From growing up in Holland and pursuing a life as a pastor, to moving to France and creating an incredible collection of artwork, this programme takes an in-depth look at Van Gogh's life, his work and the impact he has had on our culture. In Dutch