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Marceline, une femme, un siècle Cordelia Dvorák

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Marceline. A Woman. A Century

As a teen, Marceline Loridan was deported, with her fellow Jews, to Auschwitz-Birkenau. She then dedicated her life to healing her wounds and fighting to prevent the worst from happening again. She was a close friend to Simone Veil and the wife of Joris Ivens, with whom she co-directed films, particularly during the Chinese Cultural Revolution and the Vietnam War. She wrote several books and gave many lectures and testimonials; she always refused to be silent. Cordelia Dvorák filmed and listened to her in the twilight of her life (she died a few weeks after filming). Through this inspiring portrait, we see that she never lost the energy and desire to talk about history, politics and film.

Presented in collaboration with the Montreal Holocaust Museum

Marceline, une femme, un siècle

  • Country : France, Netherlands
  • Year : 2019
  • V.O : French
  • Subtitles : English
  • Duration : 76 MIN
  • Cinematography : Georgi Lazarevski, Susanna Salonen, Bettina Borgfeld, Thomas Bataille
  • Editing : Laurence Miller
  • Production : Christilla Huillard Kann, Corinne Delpech
  • Music : Jan Tilman Schade
  • Sound Design : Marc Rodicq
Filmography of Cordelia Dvorák :

Bailar para vivir (2003)
John Berger or the Art of Looking (2016)

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