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Witold Gombrowicz
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directed by Andrzej Wolski, fl. 1982-2016; produced by France 3 and Sodaperaga; performed by Andrzej Seweryn, 1946- (Paris, Ile-de-France: Doriane Films, 2015), 44 mins

Witold Gombrowicz (1904–1969), author and playwright, was one of the greatest author of the 20th century. Some writers never had a "legend" surrouding them, whereas others achieved to create one. Gombrowicz built for himself an image of an abnormal character, and imposed with persuasion his eccentric despotism t...

directed by Andrzej Wolski, fl. 1982-2016; produced by France 3 and Sodaperaga; performed by Andrzej Seweryn, 1946- (Paris, Ile-de-France: Doriane Films, 2015), 44 mins
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A Film Unfinished
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directed by Yael Hersonski, fl. 2004-2011; produced by Itay Ken Tor, fl. 1999-2014 and Noemi Schory, fl. 2002-2011 (New York, NY: Oscilloscope Pictures, 2010), 1 hour 31 mins
This potent documentary uses a long-lost film reel to illustrate how the Nazis controlled images of Jewish life during World War II. Though the Nazis made a propaganda movie of contented Jews in the Warsaw ghetto, the missing spool exposes the truth. Director Yael Hersonski shows how the imagery was staged to dist...
directed by Yael Hersonski, fl. 2004-2011; produced by Itay Ken Tor, fl. 1999-2014 and Noemi Schory, fl. 2002-2011 (New York, NY: Oscilloscope Pictures, 2010), 1 hour 31 mins
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Dziga and His Brothers
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directed by Evgeniy Tsymbal, 1949-; produced by Sergey Selyanov, 1955-, CTB Film Company; performed by Dziga Vertov, 1896-1954, Mikhail Kaufman, 1897-1980 and Boris Kaufman, 1897-1980 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2002), 56 mins,
Source: www.milestonefilms.com
The fascinating and tumultuous lives of Mikhail, Boris and Denis Kaufman (better known as Dziga Vertov) are the focus of this powerful documentary. Using rare archival footage from Russian state film archives and private collections, the brothers' lives and art are traced from Bialystok to Moscow, Paris, and Holly...
directed by Evgeniy Tsymbal, 1949-; produced by Sergey Selyanov, 1955-, CTB Film Company; performed by Dziga Vertov, 1896-1954, Mikhail Kaufman, 1897-1980 and Boris Kaufman, 1897-1980 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2002), 56 mins,
Source: www.milestonefilms.com
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Night and Fog
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directed by Alain Resnais, 1922-2014; produced by Philippe Lifchitz, fl. 1955-1965, Samy Halfon, fl. 1953-1970 and Anatole Dauman, 1925-1998 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1955), 32 mins
Ten years after the liberation of the Nazi concentration camps, filmmaker Alain Resnais documented the abandoned grounds of Auschwitz. One of the first cinematic reflections on the horrors of the Holocaust, Night and Fog (Nuit et brouillard) contrasts the stillness of the abandoned camps’ quiet, empty buildings...
directed by Alain Resnais, 1922-2014; produced by Philippe Lifchitz, fl. 1955-1965, Samy Halfon, fl. 1953-1970 and Anatole Dauman, 1925-1998 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1955), 32 mins
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