Films screening at this event

The Duchess of Warsaw

original title
La duchesse de Varsovie
Director
Joseph Morder
Cast
Andy Gillet, Alexandra Stewart, Rosette
Country
France
Year
2015
Duration
86 min

A stirring tale set in a fantastical Paris where a concentration camp survivor reveals her past to her grandson. Valentin, a painter struggling to discover love and beauty, is reunited with his grandmother Nina. As they wander together through the capital, Nina unravels the past to her grandson, a story she had long chosen to forget. Set amidst the perpetual allure of a beautifully imagined Paris, this is a sumptuous narrative on survivors and younger generations reconnecting with faded memories.

Incognito (short)

Director
Jeremiah Quinn
Country
UK
Year
2014
Duration
11 min

Two mysterious men meet for coffee, cake and a catch-up in Buenos Aires in 1960. Their dark secret and their identities are revealed.

Winner: Best Short Film at Warsaw Jewish Film Festival and Best Director at San Diego Jewish Film Festival