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Belgium for Dummies

The Belgian political situation for dummies

A short animated film about the Belgian political structure.

Flanders and Wallonia.
The Flemish Community, the French Community and the German Community.
The Flemish region, the Walloon Region and the Brussels-Capital Region.

This video explains the jungle of the Belgian political situation.

The film was directed by Jerome de Gerlache.
The text was written by Marcel Sel, a Belgian writer, author of 'Walen Buiten', a best-seller on the "Belgian Crisis".
The music was specifically composed by Laurent Aglat for the film, and Emma Dornan's beautiful voice gave the commentary its magical tone.