The summer of 1823: Available on DVD!

Geert Mak follows the trail of Jacob van Lennep. A series with nine culture-historic programs. 

Geert Mak walks together with director Theo Uittenbogaard along the route that Jacob van Lennep walked in the summer of 1823 across the Netherlands, to research the mentality of the population. Despite the grand changes of the modern landscape, he brings the Netherland, in the time of Van Lennep, back to life for every viewer.

Directed and 1st camera by: Theo Uittenbogaard
Presentation and scenario: Geert Mak
Edited by: Vera Jong
Research and production: Julie Houben, Ottoline Rijks
Producer: René Mendel