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    Episode 16: The five kisses

    First aired: Wednesday, 7 January 2015 at 17.00 hours

    The documentary "The five kisses" is about sculptor Natasja Bennink. She worked on the series of ' The five kisses Appingedam' , five bronze statues of kissing couples from Appingedam. A unique project that kissing 'Damsters' are searched, set with a beautiful love story that symbolize five generations of people.

    The documentary Natasha followed during the introductory meetings with the models, which differ in age from 5 years to nearly 90. They talk about their love, what they love about each other and how often they kiss each other. After the selection of 5 set Natasha goes to work in her studio. Of each pair is a picture of clay sculpted. After the model follows the bronze casting and finally the revelation of the images.

    The five kisses' is a ' feel good ' documentary about love in different generations, about the creation of a work of art and Natasja Bennink, a renowned sculptor with her own way of working.

    a film by Marleen Godlieb

    About this program:

    Landscape, art and culture, with the window on the north.

    Every week we broadcast in Noorderdiepte, a collaboration with Foundation Beeldlijn and magazine Noorderbreedte, a documentary. Each documentary is introduced by a brief interview with a person.

    Beautiful films that are worth viewing. Films about musicians like Roelof Stalknecht and Jenne Meinema. Artists such as Jan Steen and Alfred Hafkenscheid and poet Rutger Kopland. Various artists that now can be viewed by a large audience.

    Noorderbreedte: http://www.noorderbreedte.nl
    Stichting Beeldlijn: https://www.stichtingbeeldlijn.nl