Vrankrix and the Amsterdam Enrichment
Amsterdam is turning into a big money-making machine. But the idealists of Vrankrix stand their ground amidst the creeping gentrification.
Downtown Amsterdam is increasingly one big money-making machine. But one small settlement is bravely resisting this trend. Equipped with an anti-materialistic attitude, the idealists of Vrankrix stand their ground amidst the creeping gentrification and the dollar signs they see in their neighbour's eyes.
94' / colour
Original title: VRANKRIX EN HET AMST€RDAMSE RIJK
Dir: Annegriet Wietsma
Prod: Witfilm - Iris Lammertsma, Boudewijn Koole
Sc: Annegriet Wietsma
D.O.P.: Annegriet Wietsma
Completed: October 2019
Language: Dutch, English
a.o. WOMAN ON MARS (2018, doc series), HOPE AND DESPAIR OF THE MIDDLE-EAST (2017, doc series), JUST PEOPLE (2015, short doc), SOZDAR, SHE WHO LIVES HER PROMISE (2007, doc).
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