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Mannus Franken (1899–1953)

Mannus Franken played an important role in the development of the Dutch documentary film in the late 1920s and early 1930s. Working in Paris as a journalist, he became the France representative for a group of artists and intellectuals in the Netherlands called "Filmliga," a league which organized screenings of films there that had been banned by ... See full bio »

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Known For

Pareh Director
Breaking Director
Rain Director


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 1936 Pareh
 1929 Breaking (Short)
 1929 Rain (Documentary short)
 1927 Jardins du Luxembourg (Short)
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 1936 Pareh
 1929 Breaking (Short) (writer)
 1929 Rain (Documentary short) (as M.H.K. Franken)
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 1936 Pareh

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M.H.K. Franken

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