Dutch dramaserie about a fictional village in the Dutch province Brabant, where they build a new bridge over the river on the night before World War II by contractor Brenner. The Germans are planning to use this new bridge with their invasion of the Netherlands, which the opposition under command by the village priest is trying to avoid. The doctor and his wife, which just arrived in the village, are getting involved.
Runtime: 60 minutes
De Brug - Wannes Van de Velde - Netflix
Wannes Van de Velde (29 April 1937 – 10 November 2008), born Willy Cecile Johannes Van de Velde, in Antwerp, was a Flemish folk singer, guitarist, musician, poet, puppeteer and artist. He is most famous for his songs Ik Wil deze Nacht in de Straten Verdwalen (1973), Mijn Mansarde and De Brug van Willebroek (1990). His work is often categorized as kleinkunst. Van de Velde was known for singing in his local dialect.
De Brug - Awards - Netflix
1997 - Arkprijs van het Vrije Woord for his music.
De Brug - References - Netflix