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People from Volendam at Schiphol Airport

Week number 29-23

Newsreels in which Dutch subjects of a certain week are presented.


Volendam children visit Schiphol Airport and make a short plane ride in a Fokker airplane (Fokker F VII ?). - Medium/long shot: boys and girls in Volendam traditional attire (seen from behind) stand next to a three engined high-wing aeroplane (registration PH-AEF); port propeller spinning; man in aviation clothing gives information 20"+24"; -medium shot/close up: man deliberates with children and takes them by the hand 19"+25"+4"; - several close ups: children waving from open airplane window 25"; - long shot: three-engined Fokker high-wing aeroplane (PH-AEG) taxis 8"+2"+4"; - long shot + pan: airplane takes off 19"; - pilot is the last to board the plane and closes the door behind him 06"; - different close ups: Volendam girls + boys 9"+47"; - medium/long shot: children exit the plane 21"+17"; - children board an airplane one at a time; the pilot is the last to board 50"; -long shot: different aerial shots of the surrounding area of Schiphol Airport (mirror image) 26".

Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
Publication date:
31 December 1928


Original format:
Nederlands Instituut voor Beeld en Geluid