Claude Lanzmann

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Claude Lanzmann

Born Nov 27, 1925. From Paris, France.

French documentary director and professor Claude Lanzmann is best known for his nine-and-a-half hour documentary film, Shoah (1985), an oral history of the Holocaust. The film uses first-person testimonies from Jewish, Polish and German people with only contemporary footage of Holocaust sites. He is a professor at European Graduate School in Saas-Fee, Switzerland.

Claude Lanzmann Films

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