Glass (film)

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Directed by Bert Haanstra
Produced by Bert Haanstra
Release dates 1958
Running time 11 minutes
Country Netherlands

Glass (Dutch: Glas) is a 1958 Dutch short documentary film by director and producer Bert Haanstra. The film won the Academy Award for Documentary Short Subject in 1959.[1][2] The film is about the glass industry in the Netherlands. It contrasts the hand made crystal from the Royal Leerdam Glass Factory with automated bottle making machines.


  1. ^ "The 32nd Academy Awards (1960) Nominees and Winners". Archived from the original on 6 July 2011. Retrieved 2011-08-21. 
  2. ^ "New York Times: Glass". NY Times. Retrieved 2008-05-26. 

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