HNT: Leedvermaak

HNT: Leedvermaak English

In the context of 75 years of freedom, we screen the film Leedvermaak in association with Het Nationale Theater, an adaptation of the play by Judith Herzberg.

In the 1970s Ada and Simon, a well-to-do Jewish couple that survived the Holocaust, organise a wedding party for their daughter Lea and her fiancé. As the evening progresses, the exuberance makes way for resentment and frustration. Dutch classic, directed by Frans Weisz, based on the play by Judith Herzberg.

After the screening, actors Jaap Spijkers and Betty Schuurman wil play a scene from the play by Het Nationale Theater, that will premiere in April.

Sunday 22 March
Zaal 1, Filmhuis Den Haag

*The film and programme will be in Dutch.