YIDFF 2009
International Competition
  • Because We Were Born
  • Driving Men
  • Encirclement
    —Neo-Liberalism Ensnares Democracy
  • The Fortress
  • I am Von Höfler (Variation on Werther)
  • Japan: A Story of Love and Hate
  • The Lightning Testimonies
  • The Mother
  • The New Rijksmuseum
  • Oblivion
  • The Pier of Apolonovka
  • RiP! A Remix Manifesto
  • Staub (Dust)
  • Z32
  • The New Rijksmuseum

    THE NETHERLANDS / 2008 / Dutch, English, Spanish / Color / Video / 120 min
    Oeke Hoogendijk


    Plans for a large-scale renovation of the Amsterdam Rijksmuseum set off a huge controversy amongst local residents as soon as they are announced. Following the story in detail as it escalates into a human drama where the position of the museum director leading the project is called into question, this film goes behind the scenes at the museum to closely examine its internal politics.

    Oct. 11 A6 | Oct. 13 CL

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