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Portfolio - Amsterdam Stories USA, East

Chapter I : East

New York - formerly known as Nieuw Amsterdam -
Amsterdam New York State
Amsterdam Pennsylvania
Amsterdam Ohio

Manhattan, where everything started. 
America and the cradle of its history. 
The direct descendants of the first settlers. 
Amsterdam News, the newspaper of the black community
in New York.

En route to the Hudson Valley. 
A painter and the attack on the twin towers. 
Our first Amsterdam, the city where Kirk Douglas was born. 
The work of the photographer Walker Evans. 
A cemetery in Pennsylvania. 
A meeting with Russell Banks, how to become a writer? 
Ohio: a poet, a former miner, a Vietnam veteran tells us about small-town America

Written & directed :  Rob Rombout & Rogier van Eck 

DOP  Ben Wolf               Sound : Colin Bannon Matthew J. Menter, Trevor Cohen           Editing : Fanny Roussel, Alice de Matha , Frédéric Dupont      


 Sound editing : Guillaume Berg,  Nasrine  Sadraee                 Postproduction image : Studio Equipe      Soundmixing: Rainier Buidin      


Original Music : Hughes Maréchal              Line procuder : Hubert Toint & Jean-Jacques Neira


Executive producer : Marie-Sophie Volkenner             Producer Saga Film    


Co-producers   Wallonie Image Production (WIP) Pieter Van Huystee Film , RTBF Belgian television.

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