25 jaar Stichting rainbow

Hans Snoek of the Scapino Ballet, a Tzadeket Gdola

It was thanks to this documentary that I got to know aspects of the life of Hans Snoek, the founder of the Scapino Ballet, of which she never boasted. This documentary was indeed, a great vehicle to promote the values for which she stood. Sadly, Hans (formal: Johanna) died a year later, remarkably on Yom Kippur’s eve, which – some people believe – is another sign of her righteousness. She was, indeed, a Tzadeket Gdola, … [Lees verder]

25 jaar Stichting rainbow

In Search of the Jewish Secret

An experimental, humoristic MTV-style documentary about the meaning of being a Jew, as seen by Dutch Jews – and non-Jews. Ten years after the creation of Stichting Rainbow – for the realization of the TV documentary Summer, Autumn, WAR, Spring – came the idea to make an experimental, funny documentary. By then we had done a string of TV documentaries: Israel – the Other Reality Israel – the Changing of the Minds ISRAEL ROCKS! The … [Lees verder]

25 jaar Stichting rainbow

Children of War in former Yugoslavia, the first doc of Stichting Rainbow

Twenty-five years… That’s the longest period in my life, in which I was involved with the same project… My name is Erga Netz, and I’m the proud parent of this grown-up child: In November 2021 Stichting Rainbow will be celebrating 25 years of social and cultural activity. Twenty-five years of making a difference… and still going strong! As part of the festivities, I wish to share with you, in the coming weeks and months, some … [Lees verder]