① memo 20190116 ~ En Route Transport XX Stop Kuttekoven ~ Short clip 7 years ago during reportage Jan 16 , 2012 – en route the former track of Transport XX to Auschwitz , looking for the actual site Simon Gronowski jumped from that death train , a moment before the train stopped near that little town of Kuttekoven , Belgium – together with Simon Gronowski and our friends : partisan Max De Vries who then had just turned 98 years old († 2014), Béatrice, and Marc Van Roosbroeck (vzw ‘de werkgroep 10 december 2008’) .
① memo 20190115 ~ Morning Paper ~ Commuters ten years ago – reading the morning newspaper in the train 7 AM Jan 20 , 2009 around Alphen , Holland. (handheld Sony DSC-T500).
① memo 20181103 ~ Miami Beach Florida 1995. Travel with old-school dinner and can-can show at Fontainebleau’s Tropigala nightclub, the people mover, dinner in the Vizcaya , art deco district , aerial photography …
① memo 20181015 ~ Gouda Train Station ~ Holland
① memo 20180808 ~ Fryslân by Rail ~ Crossing the dutch province Friesland (Fryslân for the locals) by rail (Arriva) direction Harlingen Haven railway station , some weeks ago , Netherlands
① memo 20180528 ~ Youra Livschitz , Robert Maistriau, Jean Franklemon ~ The weekly Yiddish newspaper Der Blatt (Yiddish: דער בּלאַט) published last Friday (May 25, ‘18) a 6 pages long article on the 75th anniversary in Boortmeerbeek , Belgium , of the ‘only rescue action against a transport to Auschwitz’ (צודי75יָאר איינציגע רעטונג ַאקציע קעגן “אוישוויץ טרַאנספָּארט”) – the 20th transport.
The three Belgian heroes Youra Livschitz , Robert Maistriau, and Jean Franklemon liberated 17 people during an attack on the cattle car train ‘Transport XX’ – crammed with 1631 Jewish passengers, heading for Auschwitz – and another more than 200 others jumped out also.
Portaits in the wind filmed following the 75th anniversary in Boortmeerbeek , Belgium
① memo 20180517 ~ Auschwitz Concentration Camp ~ Filming May 2012 for a documentary in Auschwitz-Birkenau