Episode 39: Paul Christiaan BosFirst aired: Tuesday, 26 May 2015 at 17.00 hours
For a long time painter Paul Christiaan Bos is living in Friesland and is wandering overnight by its large garden and was hiding in the adjacent forest. Hours he sits in his hut and wait. He has contact with the owls living there and these animals do not let him go. If he has his 'owls' talk sounds respect in his voice: he is completely captivated by their behavior and intelligence.
Very exactly he painted the owls. He describes his life with these owls family in a beautiful owls documented diary, which was recently presented at Groeneveld Castle in Baarn where a large exhibition of his work. He talks about the owls as they were his neighbors, giving them all a name and 'talk' with them, experiencing intensely their lives. After a long time to be among them, he understands something of their communications. Forest is convinced that owls from a mystical world come and have a message for us as a society. Fijnschilder Forest moved, "Owls managed to hit me very deeply."
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