① memo 20181205 ~ Blackface ~ One of Al Jolson’s blackface acts performed by the dutch variety show artist Heintje Davids as shown in dutch movie theaters in 1930 in the ‘Polygoon’ cinema news. The blackfaced Al Jolson starred in the very first feature length ‘talkie’ (sound film) The Jazz Singer in 1927 – with a synchronized recorded music, singing and speech. In France , right after the liberation, Robert Clary was known as L’Al Jolson français.
Footage thanks to the Open Images (openbeelden.nl). audiovisual archive of the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision.
① memo 20181021 ~ Academy Murals ~ Glimpse of drawings on student life and exams in the Academy Building of the Leiden University (Holland) made in 1865 by Victor de Stuers . Filmed October 2009
① memo 20180616 ~ Behind Glass ~ Achter Glas (dutch for Behind Glass) by Johan van der Keuken (photographer . filmer ) in the collection of dummies and work books of the Leiden University at the 2010 Photography! exhibition in the Hague Museum of Photography , Holland
① memo 20180615 ~ Borobudur Daguerreotypes Film ~ Series of daguerreotypes of one of the walls of the Borobudur on Java , Indonesia. The oldest known photos of the Borobudur in the former Dutch East-Indies commissioned by the dutch Ministry of Colonies to the german daguerreotypist Adolf Schaefer – filmed April 2010 at the exhibition ‘Photography! A special collection of the Leiden University’ , in the Hague Museum of Photography , Holland
① memo 20180611 ~ Bunker Tiger Terschelling ~ NL (English below) : Film ter gelegenheid van Bunker Dag afgelopen weekend. Verhalen van de bunkers van Terschelling , de Tiger Stelling en meer … door gids Peter de Jong bij aanvang rondleiding Bunker Museum Terschelling – Stichting Bunkerbehoud Terschelling.
EN : Film on the occasion of the Bunker Day last weekend. Stories by volunteer guide Peter de Jong on the former Luftwaffe Radar site “TIGER Stellung” and other bunkers on the Wadden Isle Terschelling , Netherlands
Filmed (with Sony RX100M2 & ECM-XYST1M mic) September 2017 at the Bunker Museum Terschelling – http://bunkersterschelling.nl
– by Michel van der Burg – michelvanderburg.com | 1-memo.com
① memo 20180601 ~ C-mine Headframe ~ Spring 2013 , Genk , Belgium
① memo 20171017 ~ Submission Film ~ Application dbase 2834 : the one minute film ‘Transport XX – Face To Face’ is submitted Oct 8 , 2010 for the festival ‘Waar Geschiedenis Begint’ (Where History Starts) of the Dutch Museum of National History and The One Minutes in Amsterdam , Holland