Looking out a dirty train window on the Leiden railway station last month – with part of the Leiden University Medical Centre building at the left, when the train conductor’s whistle signals All Aboard! (Sennheiser Ambeo mic on iPhone X). Film : 20200229 Michel van der Burg | 1-memo.com
New Intercity Double Decker.
Interior, 2nd class, lower deck, of the New Intercity Double Decker (NID) train of the Nederlandse Spoorwegen (NS) – tr: netherlands railways – renovated around 2012 from the originally regional double decker trains (NS DD-AR). Leaving last month Alphen railway station for Leiden in Holland. Film : 20200227 Michel van der Burg | 1-memo.com
The City in the Sea ~ Amsterdam Preview
Amsterdam streetview reflection in the Albada Jelgersma Gallery window at the start of the projector, just minutes before the premiere opening 11 AM January 17th 2020, of Misha de Ridder’s film The City in the Sea (Ault V – 2017). A winter morning ocean view from the falaise coast at Ault near Normandie, France. Watch an original Ault V fragment at Misha de Ridder’s Vimeo channel : https://vimeo.com/208641460
. Film : 20200226 Michel van der Burg | 1-memo.com
Streetcar 13 ~ Amsterdam Streets
Streetcar 13 window, first minute after leaving the Central Railway Station (direction Geuzenveld), meandering on the way through Amsterdam last week, 5PM. Film : 20200203 Michel van der Burg | 1-memo.com
Kriterion ~ Amsterdam
A cinema steeped in history … ‘Kriterion’ began life as an Amsterdam student association involved in hiding and saving many Jews (an estimated 400 jewish children (Ref. 2) from Nazi persecution – next in 1945 the students opened cinema Kriterion (Ref. 3) in the former building (until 1942) of the ‘Handwerkers Vriendenkring’ association of mainly Jewish diamond workers – and 75 year later in Kriterion – still runned by the Amsterdam students – last night – arthouse cinema : screening of Beyond Index and post-screening Q&A with filmmaker Gerald Van Der Kaap.
Ref. 1 – https://www.kriterion.nl
Ref. 2 – https://www.cineville.nl/films/kriterion-herdenkt
Ref. 3 – Amsterdam Students Run Movie House. In : Higher Education – SemiMonthly publication of the higher education division – United States Office of Education, Fedural Security Agency. Vol. III, No. 7 , Washigton, D.C. December 1, 1946; Page 10 .
Film : 20200123 Michel van der Burg | 1-memo.com
The City in the Sea [Ault V] Misha de Ridder – Premiere Albada Jelgersma Gallery
Street view (iphone) outside reflecting gallery window – with Misha de Ridder’s video The City in the Sea (Ault V – 2017) premiere screening today, 17 January 2020, in the Amsterdam Albada Jelgersma Gallery (Seven x Seven series). Sublime 1 take 29 min video (4K) of the horizon of the ocean on a winter morning from the falaise coast at Ault in Picardie near Normandie in France (part of project Falaise).
Tomorrow last day of continuous screening from 11 AM – 6 PM. Serious art. Albada Jelgersma Gallery – Lijnbaansgracht 318, 1017 WZ Amsterdam, Netherlands – http://albada-jelgersma.com
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NOTE – Watch an original 2 min clip – Ault V (fragment 2:00 min.) published March 16, 2017 at Misha de Ridder’s Vimeo channel , here :
Dutch Green Heart Train Trip 2007
Short impression of an early morning train trip december 2007 in the polders of the dutch Green Heart in the province of South-Holland, Netherlands. Film : 20191215 Michel van der Burg | 1-memo.com