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Who Will Write Our History? USA 2018 | 95 min | OV with German subtitles | Colour and B&W | FF 2018

Roberta Grossman

ROBERTA GROSSMANN has won several awards for her TV and cinema documentaries, which are often concerned with indigenous and Jewish history.

rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY You can liquidate us, but not the memory of our lives: the story of the secret archive of the Warsaw Ghetto.
In 1941, the Jewish historian Emanuel Ringelblum and others founded an underground archive in the Warsaw Ghetto. Various different materials were hidden in metal boxes and milk churns: posters, newspaper reports, ration cards, diaries and poems, along with documents verifying the Nazi regime's policy of extermination. It was designed to record for posterity how Jews lived in the Ghetto and how they were murdered. In interviews, archive footage and dramatized scenes, the film reconstructs the creation of this encyclopaedia of remembrance.

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Orig. Title: Who Will Write Our History?
Filmtype: Documentary Feature
Original language: English, Polish, Yiddish
Section: Kaleidoscope
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Director: Roberta Grossman
Screenplay: Roberta Grossman
Cast: Jowita Budnick, Piotr Glowacki, Karolina Gruszka
Producer: Roberta Grossman
Sprachfassung: OV with German subtitles
Music: Todd Boekelheide
Camera: Dyanna Taylor
Set Designer: Frank Gampel, Marek Warszewski
Cutter: Chris Callister, Ondine Rarey
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Format: dcp
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World Sales: Cinephil
Production: Katahdin Productions
contact: Shoshi Korman, Cinephil: info@cinephil.com

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