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Netherlands, 1953 (MIFF 1956, Aftermath)

Director: Charles Van der Linden

In February, 1953, the highest tide for 300 years broke through the dykes of South Holland. The island of Goeree Overflakke was one of the worst-hit areas. Immediately plans were made to recover the land and a new tvoe of dvke was designed and built.

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