Waar een wil is, is een weg!

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Summary

Public information film on tuberculosis prevention.TB is hitting the Verhulst family hard: father Karel falls victim to the disease and it is only through a timely medical intervention that his daughter Els escapes the same fate. On being diagnosed with TB she goes to sanatorium Hoog Laren. Her brother Jan, who works as a smithy and has been looking after the family after his father's death, refuses to acknowledge his own health problems and dies of the disease as well. Els gets well, marries a nice young man and has a baby. The young family moves into an airy, modern house.

Information

original title
Waar een wil is, is een weg!
production year
1931
censorship date
08-04-1931
release date
29-09-1931
country
Netherlands
geographical names
category
Fictional
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Technical notations

original length
2206
censorship length
2206
sound
Silent
colour
Black & White
format
35mm
acts
7

Resources

G. Donaldson, Of Joy and Sorrow. A Filmography of Dutch Silent Fiction, Amsterdam (1997), pp. 275-276

Centrale Commissie voor de Filmkeuring (Nationaal Archief; 11646)

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