Update: The transmission was postponed by RTL to Tuesday, May 7, 8:30 p.m.. This in connection with the Ajax football game tonight.
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"Peace had to be preserved"
"Getting a home TV team as a care institution is very exciting, but we really like it," says Matthijs Bergsma of the health care institution. We had several discussions with producers, rehabilitation doctors and people from our team. That's how we made good deals. "
The TV crew was visiting in November. Together with a cameraman and producer, Van Erven Dorens spent five days at the health facility. Visiting a well-known Dutchman was very exciting for patients and employees, says Bergsma.
"Our patients are vulnerable, so they have to be careful. If filming happened, peace would have to be preserved. "" That worked well, says Bergsma. The way Beau and his team approach people is very careful. We've also made a deal with the TV crew that they will not get anywhere with a rotating camera, and first ask everyone if they want to be filmed. "
Contact with the television presenter remained good even after the broadcast. I talked to him on the last day and Beau was very impressed by the situation that people are dealing with here. He said, "I have a very warm heart for you."
"So I asked him if he would like to become an ambassador for Friesland Tocht Rehabilitation, a tour that encourages sports and exercise, and he was in favor of it." would like to support.
In the trailer that RTL shared before the broadcast, the first images can already be seen. One of the patients responds on Facebook: "It's weird seeing me like this, so I see how bad I've been. They helped me well in Beetsterzwaag. "