Faces of a City: Willemstad, Curacao

© Courtesy of Trinidad FilmFest 2011
Genre : Social
Type : Documentary
Column : Cinema/tv
Year of production : 2010
Format : Feature

A loving portrait of continuing efforts to restore and preserve the rich architectural inheritance of Willemstad, Curaçao's capital city. Using archival footage, aerial and detailed footage, this documentary explores the urban design of the city dating from the 17th century and some of the 765 listed historic buildings that have made Willemstad a UNESCO World heritage site.

Director: Alexandra Jansse
2010, Curaçao
English, Dutch, Papiamentu, with English subtitles
Documentary feature / 76 minutes

Source:
www.ttfilmfestival.com/2011/07/faces-of-a-city-curacao/

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