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“Children of the Resistance”: launch of the programme by Canvas at CegeSoma

Following the high-profile TV-series “Kinderen van de collaboratie” (2017) and “Kinderen van de kolonie” (2018), the series “Kinderen van het verzet” will be broadcast on Canvas (VRT) from October 2019.

This new series will be officially presented to the press and the public in the conference room of CegeSoma on the 1st of October 2019.


Picture Josh Appel
Picture Josh Appel
Reception and registration starts at 10:30 AM in the entrance hall of CegeSoma.


The actual event starts at 11:00 with opening comments by Nico Wouters (director of CegeSoma), Koen Aerts (UGent, scientific advisor of the series) and Canvas editor-in-chief Geert Clerbout.


Afterwards, resistance daughter Bertje Ureel will present a personal testimony. 


The first episode of the series (“40-44”: In the Resistance!) will then be shown in its entirety to the press and the public.


Following the episode, a brief moment is planned for questions, after which lunch is scheduled between 12:20 and 14:00.


Registration is free, but it is necessary to register in advance at: fien.deconinck@vrt.be.