CHICHINETTE has been awarded the official German quality stamp of
"Particularly valuable" [Prädikate Besonders wertvoll] from the German Film and Media Assessment ( FBW ). Read the full jury comments about the film in German here.
Our film tells the untold story of a French Jewish spy, Marthe Cohn - aka Chichinette. After keeping silent for almost 60 years, she shares her extraordinary story of a 4.5 feet high woman who managed to beat the odds and fight the Nazis as a spy. At the age of 98, she tours the world, promoting her message to people of all generations.
Documentary I Germany, France I 2019 I 86 min
by Nicola Alice Hens
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“CHICHINETTE” WINS SPECIAL MENTION AWARD AT THE HAIFA FILM FESTIVAL
The film celebrated its world premiere at the 35th HAIFA International Film Festival and won the Special Mention Award.