New Light – The Rijksmuseum and Slavery reaches 346,000 viewers!

February 25, 2021
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The NTR 2doc New Light – the Rijksmuseum and the Slavery of Ida Does was broadcast on 15 February 2021. 346,000 viewers switched on and saw the documentary that can now be seen on NPO Start.

A selection of the rave reactions in the press:

“☆☆☆☆ – A fascinating documentary”
– Algemeen Dagblad

“The Rijksmuseum will never be the same again. This documentary shows in a great way why that is and why it is necessary.”
– Volkskrant

“The documentary is full of confrontational observations that makes the viewer think about their own view of history.”
– Trouw

“The final scene in which history is turned upside down, or simply: put right, is a very accurate final chord.”
– De DocUpdate

“☆☆☆☆☆ – For those in 2021, […] his or her gaze wants to broaden […] New Light is a good tool to do that with.
– 8weekly

“Beautiful film. An intense experience. Ida Does shows the tragedy, injustice and withers behind the splendor of the Rijksmuseum.”
– Adriaan van Dis

Watch the trailer of New Light here:

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