The Indies as a backdrop for enchantment, mystery and scandal, but also the battleground for views on change. The Indonesian struggle for freedom revived. How did the Netherlands deal with this? Fascinating personalities such as Jacob Haafner, Baron Van Hoëvell, Kartini, Tan Malaka, Hatta and Soekarno complete a kaleidoscopic and often moving picture.
Indies, Enchantment and Disillusionment is a fascinating and personal search for the truth behind this former Dutch colony.